7 Surprising Reading Facts That Prove It All Adds Up
Children who read 1,000,000 words a year are in the top two percent of reading achievement...
5. Reading is the fastest way to build vocabulary. Children learn 4,000 to 12,000 words per year through reading.
6. Classroom libraries rule. Kids in classrooms without classroom libraries read 50 percent less than kids in classrooms with libraries.
7. Every book counts.