Interest in reading a book outside of school
4th Grade 54%
8th Grade 30%
12th Grade 19%
What changed in 4th grade?
Parents stopped reading to their kids.
Annually, a child spends 7800 hrs at home and only 900 hrs in school. Which teacher has the biggest influence?
Too much time spent with screen media is associated with:
attention span issues
Children who have 100 pieces of printed material in their homes have higher scores than those with less.
The three B's:
The three best places to keep a box of books for your child to read:
*Information from The Read-Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease
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