Happy National Young Readers Day!
The second Tuesday of each November is Young Readers Day! It is a special day to recognize and joys and benefits of reading. Reading opens the door to knowledge, information, enjoyment, and success. Young Readers Day is a special day to read with your kids, read to them, let them read to you, let them see you love reading, and give them a lot of books. Reading has a significant number of benefits that shouldn’t be ignored. Whether you are reading for knowledge or enjoyment, the payoff is great. Teaching your child to love reading is one the greatest gifts you can give them.
- Reading improves your vocabulary
- Improves your spelling
- Reduces stress
- Makes you more knowledgeable about the world around you
- Improves your memory
- Improves your focus
- Incredibly relaxing
- Improves analytical skill
- Improves your writing skills
- Expands your imagination
- Feeds the mind
- It’s just plain fun
Young or old – go out and read a book!
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.”
― George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons