FACT: Even just 15 minutes a day of independent reading can expose students to more than 1 million words of text in a year. – Anderson, Wilson, & Fielding
Organizations and individuals throughout the nation today are taking 30 minutes to drop everything and read! This special event encourages children and families to take time out to read.
Here’s more about D.E.A.R. Day from the drop everything and read website:
“What is National D.E.A.R. Day?
D.E.A.R. stands for Drop Everything and Read. National D.E.A.R. Day is a special reading celebration to remind and encourage families to make reading together on a daily basis a family priority…
Take the 30 minute challenge and read a great book for kids with your little ones. Go pick up a book from the Reading Kingdom recommended reading bookshelf and read it tonight!
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