A major survey shows learning to read for pleasure can help children and their communities in many ways, but the field remains under-studied and under-resourced.
When children write out treasure hunt clues and shopping lists to play grocery store, they’re learning to read and write.
Research shows action is needed to get more kids reading for pleasure – especially those from disadvantaged and minority backgrounds.
Here are some books that will make reading time more enjoyable for children and the adults reading to or with them.
The COVID-19 pandemic provides parents with an opportunity to consider selecting books that address issues confronting children globally.