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Raising Kids Who Read : What Parents and Teachers Can Do / Daniel T. Willingham.

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  • ISBN: 9781118769720 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 230 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Everyone agrees that reading is important, but kids today tend to lose interest in reading before adolescence in this digital age. Willingham provides practical solutions for engendering a love of reading that lasts into adulthood. The three key elements for reading enthusiasm-- decoding, comprehension, and motivation-- are explained in depth, and the author provides practical orientation toward supporting these three elements from birth through adolescence.
Subject: Reading.
Reading comprehension.
Reading > Parent participation.
Children > Books and reading.
Reading promotion.

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