Books in the Home
Pacific Standard – Books in the Home are Strongly Linked to Academic Achievement
Scientific American – Unread Books at Home Still Spark Literacy Habits
ScienceDaily – A ‘million word gap’ for children who aren’t read to at home
Scientific American – Novel Finding: Reading Literary Fiction Improves Empathy
Happy You, Happy Family – Want to Raise Smart, Kind Kids? Science Says Do This Every Day
Benefits of Reading
The New York Times – Reading Aloud to Young Children Has Benefits for Behavior and Attention
TheLiteracySite.com – Cultivating Literacy: Why You Should Read Aloud to Your Kids
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