Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Why do people read?

People read for many reasons
  • For pleasure and interest
  • For academic success
  • For work
  • For information that assists good decision making
  • For understanding directions (such as street signs and recipes)
  • For keeping in touch with family and friends
  • For understanding the world we live in

The ability to read is vital.

It paves the way to success in school which can build self-confidence.

It motivate your child to set high expectations for life.

  • Gives you a glimpse into other cultures and places of the world
  • Reading improves your vocabulary
  • Reading is an active mental process
  • Improves concentration and focus
  • Builds self-esteem
  • Improves memory
  • Improves your disipline
  • Improves creativity
  • You always have something to talk about
  • Reduces boredom

1 comment:

McGregor Family said...

I like your post!!!It supports what I teach!!!