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Monday, June 25, 2012

10 Reasons Why You Should Read to Kids



We all know reading to children is a good thing—but are you familiar with the specific advantages your toddler or preschool-age child can receive by being exposed to reading? Below are some benefits that highlight the importance of reading to children between the ages of 0-5 years.

10 Reasons Why You Should Read to Kids
1. A stronger relationship with you.
2. Academic excellence.
3. Basic speech skills.
4. The basics of how to read a book.
5. Better communication skills.
6. Mastery of language.
7. More logical thinking skills.
8. Acclamation to new experiences.
9. Enhanced concentration and discipline.
10. The knowledge that reading is fun!