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Importance of Home Reading

Importance of Independent (Home) Reading

Independent (home) reading is an important component of improving students’ reading achievement by providing students with the opportunity to practice the skills that they have obtained in class and introducing them to new language and vocabulary. This also helps develop a love for reading that will hopefully stay with each student for years to come. The document below illustrates the importance of reading and how students that read more frequently are exposed to more vocabulary, resulting in increased achievement levels in reading:

Importance of Home Reading