READING is a Superpower: Children's Book Week is May 3-9th!
Celebrate with your children this week Children's Book Week, May 3rd-9th. Take the pledge and connect with your child with books this week!
Here is the book lists for each subject this year: https://everychildareader.net/cbw/superpower-challenge/
Here is a fun printable to help your child enjoy Children's Book Week: https://everychildareader.net/cbw/cbw-resources/?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=ed6d7e43-47fe-49f1-806b-4c69c0f7135f
The benefits of reading to your children (even past when they are reading themselves!):
Instill a love for reading: Children who love to read are more likely to graduate, earn more and have a overall greater sense of satisfaction out of life
Language Development: Children read for 20 mins reads1,800,000 words per year vs. children who read 1 min per day only is exposed to 8,000 words a year
Improve empathy: Children who read are 2.5x more likely to volunteer and be a part of nonprofit organizations
Bonding: Reading is a great way to connect with your child.