Activities to Encourage Reading

How to encourage reading habits in children is no easy task. But reading is one of the most important lessons children need to learn to be successful in life.

19 of the best activities to encourage reading

1. Playing book bingo

2. Reading on a journey

3. Turn on the subtitles on the TV and turn off the volume! Just because it is not a book, does not mean they are not reading!

4. Try comics or newspapers instead of a book.

5. Extreme reading - encourage the kids to read somewhere unusual, like a swing, or treehouse.

6. Read song lyrics. If the kids love singing, encourage them to read song lyrics.

7. Go to the library, and play a book scavenger hunt.

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