6 signs your kids can read
It seemed to take ages for my kids to learn to read – now at 17 and 14 they are recommending novels to me. This post is in celebration of summertime word play. There are more good ideas about parenting in my book Homemade Kids: how to raise children in a thrifty, creative and eco-friendly way author Nicola Baird.
love this sign! Found it outside a pizza restaurant just opposite Highgate tube station in north London. For more baby-friendly places to breastfeed (which by rights ought to be everywhere!) see this list of breastfeeding-friendly spots in London compiled by Time Out.
During the Olympics Londoners seemed especially helpful – so when we spotted this sign in the north of England we enjoyed the irony.
3 SIMPLE AS A, B, C
Some signs just help the kids learn to read.
4 BASIC DIRECTIONS
It’s meant to be a great place.
5 WARNING SIGNS
Not everyone likes children, or visitors. This one made laugh.
Of course we want to see a kangaroo, and a beware kangaroos sign. But sometimes a sticker has to do.
Over to you
Are you and your kids sign spotters?