Montessori Matters - Reading Matters!
By SJMS Librarian Jessica Appel
At school, students are encouraged to read daily. But reading at home is where the real practice happens. “The amount of free reading done outside of school has consistently been found to relate to growth in vocabulary, reading comprehension, verbal fluency…” (Cullin, 2000, p.3). Click here for more details. Developing home reading habits with good reading role models (parents and siblings) will help your child develop better reading skills, and will push them along the path to becoming a lifelong reader.Read More