Reading for a purpose we know, but remember that reading for fun is also a good thing. Do you read often? Do you share reading with others? Can you afford to buy books in this economy? I have found that free ebooks make it easier to love reading and share reading with others. And, in these lingering economic times, we can still keep good reading in the budget.
There are all genres of books from adults to kids. Did you know that almost half of 3 to 5 year-olds aren’t read to daily and since the reader’s prior knowledge, experiences, and attitude, all playing a part on how well children learn to read, makes getting an early start even more important, even if they are reading, yet. Adults can have a bigger impact too because if children see their parents reading a variety of reading books and other reading material, they are likely to as well.
Many educators believe that students need to learn to comprehend the text even before they can read it on their own, so that is why reading to children at an early age is important. Reading is fundamental and continuous practice, development, and refinement is needed. Reenforce the right to read by taking advantage of used and free books, including ebooks. Reading is for everyone and there is no excuse to learning to read or just wanting to read for fun. Below are some websites that offer ebooks: