“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Richard Steele
When was the last time you read a book
or a substantial magazine article? 835 more words
Don’t be surprised if the next time you visit your pediatrician, he or she writes you a prescription for reading. In 2014, the American Academy of Pediatrics announced a new policy: Doctors will advise parents to read aloud to their infants from birth. 377 more words
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Reading is a complex cognitive process of decoding symbols in order to construct or derive meaning (reading comprehension). Reading is a means of language acquisition, communication, and of sharing information and ideas.
It was originally the intention of the Session of CERC to ask me to make a speech on the subject, “What Does the Bible Say about Reading?” Quite frankly, I was a bit puzzled about this request, chiefly because I always considered reading a normal part of the Christian life. 893 more words