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Why I Read (And Why You Should Too)

I’ve always been fascinated by languages, words and the worlds that they can construct. It was obvious from a very young age that my interest for the alphabet and reading stretched far beyond what was considered ‘normal’ for children the same age. 818 more words

Life

#SOL16: To Be a Reader

Traveling to new places

Visiting old places

Making new friends

Visiting old friends

Learning new things

Relearning things left along the way

Collecting words and images… 175 more words

Reading

6 Tips to Encourage Your Child to Read

These six steps will start your children on the road to a lifetime of learning and reading.

  1. Read to children as often as possible. If you expose them to reading early and often, it will become a pleasurable experience they will want to repeat when they read on their own.
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Picture Books

Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

I (Clare) read this amazing article from Neil Gaiman. Here is the link to the article: www.theguardian.com/books/2013/oct/15/neil-gaiman-future-libraries-reading-daydreaming It is a must read for all those interested in literacy — including policy-makers! 3,654 more words

Education

Got books?

The first verse of the Quran revealed to our beloved Prophet Muhammad, sallalahu alaihi wasalaam, appears in Surah Al Alaq:

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful,

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Books

To learn about life: travel and read

“I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.”
– Mary Anne Radmacher

Since my daughter was a little girl, I’ve encouraged her to attend college. 166 more words

Parenthood