5 FACTS ABOUT READING THAT WILL BLOW YOUR MIND
- Reading is a great stress reliever
Studies show that reading reduces stress by 68%.
- Reading isn’t everyone’s strongpoint
An estimated 40% of students are considered poor readers.
- It all adds up
Reading just 20 minutes a day adds up to reading 1,800,000 words per year.
- The fastest way to build vocabulary
Children learn 4,000–12,000 words every year by reading.
- Classroom libraries create bookworms
Kids in classrooms without mini-libraries read 50% less than kids with classroom libraries.