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How To Motivate Children To Read At School And At Home

What gets young people reading and how can we encourage good reading habits? Dr Sarah McGeown shares some ideas
fatrher with a boy sat on his lap with a book, both laughing
Books immerse us in fictional worlds, and can evoke a whole range of emotions

Promoting book reading and encouraging children and young people to read for pleasure is crucial as teachers and parents navigate schools’ closures once again. While the benefits of books for developing reading and language skills are well documented, books offer so much more for children and young people during these challenging times.

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