The most important part of reading is making meaning. Readers make meaning when they use words and pictures to think about and understand the book. What is a Picture Walk? • A picture walk is a way of going through the pages of a book by just using the pictures to determine what is happening…

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Using the EPIC Library on Your Tablet Epic is a family-friendly, digital reading platform that includes over 40,000 books for children. The Always Dream Foundation has partnered with EPIC to deliver you and your family the reading resources you need to get started in our program. 1) Begin by tapping the EPIC icon on your…

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The Basics: Your Tablet’s Buttons and Jacks 1) Position your tablet with the camera at the top. You will not need to use the camera. We will only use it to understand the location of the buttons on the tablet.2) On the right side of the tablet there are two buttons. The lower button is…

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Language and Brain Development Interactions with adults and the world are the building blocks for language, reading and writing development and reading success in school. Hearing and using language contributes to brain development. • From the very first moments children are learning language in their homes and in theirinteractions with the adults around them.• Children…

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About (current) Board Members Always Dream Team Partners Financials Program Resources Coming Soon Support Us Donate Past Events Annual Gala Annual Gala at Bimbo’s in SF,  featuring Celebrity Chef – Brian Boitano and special performance by Emmy Award winner- John Lloyd Young, original lead from Jersey Boys! Holiday Rinks HOLIDAY RINKS are now in three locations, San…

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About (current) Board Members Always Dream Team Partners Financials Program Resources Coming Soon Support Us Donate Always Dream maintains the website alwaysdream.org in order to provide you with information about our work and to enable you to interact with us online. Access to and use of the Always Dreams website, linking to the Always Dream’s…

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About (current) Board Members Always Dream Team Partners Financials Program Resources Coming Soon Support Us Donate Internet Privacy Policy Always Dream respects the personal privacy of visitors to alwaysdream.org. Read this Internet Privacy Policy carefully to understand what information we collect through our website, what we do with that information and how to safeguard the…

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About (current) Board Members Always Dream Team Partners Financials Program Resources Coming Soon Support Us Donate Join Us and Make A Difference! Join Always Dream in ensuring under-served children have a better start in life by raising their literacy skills, a cornerstone for academic and life success. All donations will provide digital books or supply…

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About (current) Board Members Always Dream Team Partners Financials Program Resources Coming Soon Support Us Donate Our Program Your browser does not support the video tag. The Challenge Research shows that literacy, especially in the early years, is a critical factor in children’s kindergarten readiness, school achievement and lifelong success. And yet low-income children face…

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