Youth and Reading: What We're Doing Wrong
- Reading. Farr, Roger // Educational Leadership;Feb90, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p82
Focuses on the development of reading habits in children. Concern for developing comprehensive skills; Administration of training to students to understand literal meaning of the text; Need for critical reading to notice the omission of important facts.
- WHAT KIND OF BOOK ARE YOU? // Jack & Jill;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p18
A quiz concerning reading interests of children is presented.
- Nurturing the reading habit. BUNYE, IGNACIO R. // Filipino Reporter;8/1/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 35, p32
The article offers information on the establishment of the National Children's Book Day every third Tuesday of July by the Philippine Board of Books for Young People (PBBY) to address the need to inculcate the reading habit, particularly among the young.
- Read Across America. // Better Homes & Gardens;Mar2010, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p238
The article offers information on the Read Across America Day, an event that aims to promote reading among children, which will be held on March 2, 2010.
- NeWS Graph. // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;12/5/2016, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p8
A quiz about reading habits of children in the U.S. is presented.
- Raise a Boy Who Loves Books. // Parenting School Years;Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p35
The article offers a tip from LitWord children's literacy organization founder Pam Allyn to encourage a son to love reading books.
- Researches on Reading Interests. Furness, Edna Lue // Education;Sep1963, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p3
The article examines the research on children's reading interests in the U.S. The article aims to point out several facts about the general factors, giving particular attention to sex and reading interests, to relate certain information about the special factors to the general and to note a...
- 'Do You Have A Knack for Storytelling?'. Holden, Susan // School Library Journal;Oct87, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p50
Features the Teens and Tots Read Together program developed by a librarian to encourage interest in reading in both teenagers and children. Use of puppets, picture books, music and role-playing in storytelling; Training sessions undergone by the teenagers selected for the program; Keys to the...
- Book Your Flight. Johnson, Emily // Children's Digest;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p10
The article encourages book reading in children.