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This may seem like 'preaching to the choir' to all of us, but this article explains what actually happens in a child's brain as the result of interacting with a human and a real book. Enjoy!

https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2018/05/24/611609366/whats-going-on-in-your-childs-brain-when-you-read-them-a-story
#1 - May 26, 2018, 07:43 AM

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Thanks for sharing. This is great.
#2 - May 26, 2018, 03:39 PM
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Read the article and thought it was interesting, thanks.
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This may seem like 'preaching to the choir' to all of us, but this article explains what actually happens in a child's brain as the result of interacting with a human and a real book. Enjoy!

https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2018/05/24/611609366/whats-going-on-in-your-childs-brain-when-you-read-them-a-story

The choir is singing along whole heartedly!  :yup
#4 - May 28, 2018, 10:20 AM
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Yet---many parents do not understand the benefits. I teach PreK and every year I struggle with parents who want "homework," or, tell me their child learned English from watching tv. Ug!

Thanks for posting. I can feel my blood pressure rising.     :grrr
#5 - May 28, 2018, 08:43 PM

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