If you are a parent and would like to encourage you children to read, this pdf might be of interest. The Colorado Department of Education in the US made a brochure in pdf with tips for parents. It covers the age groups of babies until 6 year olds.
Click here to view the pdf in English.
Click here to view the pdf in Spanish.
There is this a really different method to improve the literacy of children in the US. I think it is wonderful. I will not tell too much, just click here and be amazed.