Importance of Literacy in Grades
In early childhood education, students learn skills that are
important to develop reading and writing in upcoming
years (NCSL 2018).
According to a study by Annie E. Casey Foundation,
students who are not proficient in reading by the end of 3
grade, are four times more likely to drop out of high school
grade is the last year in which students are learning to
read, afterwards students will be reading to learn (NCSL
During this years, students learn to use language to
express their ideas, thoughts, and feelings and how to
communicate them with others (NCSL 2018).