What Parents Can Do: Reading Tips From Kids

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Parents can make reading more motivating by letting children choose books and making reading a memorable family event. Find out what children themselves have to say about these guidelines for parents to increase motivation.

Reading Tips for Parents

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Strong parental involvement is a key component of the Just Read, Florida! initiative. Other than helping your child to grow up happy and healthy, the most important thing that you can do for them is help them develop their reading skills.

5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Read More This Year


Whether you have reluctant or avid readers, it’s totally possible. Nurturing a lifelong love of books starts with small, daily reading goals. If your child isn’t reading for at least 20 minutes per day yet, that milestone is a great place to start. “The more your child reads, the more it will increase their vocabulary […]