Raising Passionate Readers: 5 Easy Steps To Success In School And Life

September 30, 2014|
Raising Passionate Readers: 5 Easy Steps To Success In School And Life by Nancy Newman
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A practical parent-friendly handbook filled with easy-to-do, effective, science-based tips and strategies that can be used in the course of normal everyday routines to boost language skills and instill an enduring love of reading in infants, toddlers, and new readers. Based on cutting-edge scientific research combined with insights author Nancy Newman gained as a teacher and a parent, Raising Passionate Readers sheds light on important underlying ideas and explains how to have fun with children in ways that enhance their ability to listen, talk, read, and write. Newman’s upbeat approach, wise advice, and pragmatic suggestions can be adapted to a wide range of personalities, schedules, and settings.
• Why raising enthusiastic readers is easier than most people realize 
• Which popular myths about time, technology, and teachers to ignore
• How infant/toddler communication skills affect IQ and emotional growth
• When early matters (and doesn’t matter) in the reading process
• Which “secrets” turn new, struggling, and reluctant readers into avid readers 
• How to help all children get the most out of technology
Raising Passionate Readers will inform, inspire and empower parents, grandparents, educators, librarians, learning specialists, pediatricians, and anyone else interested in helping children become lifelong readers.
Nancy Newman is a teacher, literacy consultant, parenting educator, and author. Since 1995, she has lectured widely on language development and literacy at schools, libraries, and conferences in the New York tri-state area. Known for her ability to convey complex underlying ideas to diverse readers and listeners, original insights, pra...
Title:Raising Passionate Readers: 5 Easy Steps To Success In School And LifeFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:222 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.7 inShipping dimensions:222 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.7 inPublished:September 30, 2014Publisher:Tribeca View Press, LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0615847544

ISBN - 13:9780615847542

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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