Let’s Read Early Literacy Information Cards What did Einstein suggest to increase the intelligence of a child? How many words do children need to be able to read before they could be considered a reader? Why did “This Little Piggy” go to market? How many stories does a child need to hear before beginning to read alone? Is there value in reading to children who can’t sit still? What do reading and hockey have in common? Which should a child learn first – reading or writing? When should I start reading regularly to my child? What predicts a child’s ability to read well? Should I sing to my child even if I can’t carry a tune? What is the single most important learning tool for a child? Why should I read a story when my child could watch the same story on video?