LDA Minnesota participates in state and national education and advocacy efforts to create healthy environments for children. Chemicals found in our air, food, water and homes can affect children’s healthy brain development. The National Academy of Sciences reports that at least 28% of learning disabilities are caused in whole or in.
LDA Minnesota’s Public Education and Outreach is provided through its communication materials, information and referral services, educational conferences, and seminars.
The Early Literacy program at LDA Minnesota is based on early childhood research. The program prepares parents to support their child’s early reading skill development through workshops, practical hands-on strategies, and literacy materials.
LDA Minnesota’s Learning Connections program provides academic support through small group instruction. We partner with Minneapolis and St. Paul schools, focusing in helping students who currently are performing below grade level.
Easy to Use Activities For the Developmental Stages of Reading and Writing
Easy to use activities for early readers
Snuggle when sharing a book creating positive memories for you and your child.
Discuss favorite stories that you’ve read together.
Encourage your child to read to you and have them read you their writing.
Continue to read aloud to your child and encourage your child to read to you.