You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need Is a book. – Dr. Seuss.
Books aren’t just made of words … they’re also filled with places to visit and people to meet.
Reading gives us a place to go when we have to stay where we are.
But If we can convince out student to read with compassion, perhaps they will begin to act with compassion. And perhaps, as adults, they will enter Into conversations with one another with more civility, with more generosity, with more kindness toward one another.
It’s called reading. It’s how people Install new software Into their brains.
It shouldn’t matter how slowly a child learns as long as we are encouraging them not to stop. – Robert John Meehan.
The art of teaching Is the art of assisting discovery. – Mark Van Doren.
Reading a loud with children Is known to be the single most Important activity for building the knowledge and skills they will eventually require for learning to read. – Marilyn Joger Adams