Starting at 6 months old read to your child everyday
Point to the words as you read in books and in your environment
Read your child’s favorite book over and over
Pick stories that have rhyming and repetition
Discuss new words and things that happen in the story
Talk about the pictures in the story
Read a variety of types of books, fairytales, poems, fiction, nonfiction, etc.
Talk to your baby and child as frequently as possible
Set a good example and read every day in front of your child
Set a time limit for electronic usage and stick to it.
Source: US Department of Education