Tips to improve your child’s reading at home

Tips to improve your child’s reading at home

Reading is essential, indispensable and crucial. It bears immense impact on your child’s emotional and intellectual development. Parents also have a huge role on how swiftly their child learns to read. It’s their foremost duty to encourage their child to read. Sudhir Memorial Institute Liluah, being considered as one of the best CBSE affiliated schools in Howrah advises parents to take measurable steps to upgrade their child’s reading.

Here are six essential tips to improve your child’s reading:

A timetable for everything: It is advised to set a regular time to read to your children. Studies have shown that well organized reading out loud to your children will yield noteworthy gains in reading comprehension, vocabulary, and the deciphering of words. It will increase their inclination towards reading.

Engage your child with wide varieties of readingIt is often helpful when a wide variety of something is placed in front you. Similarly introduce your child to wide varieties of reading activities. Make them read menus, roadside signs, weather reports and newspapers. Likewise always provide them with something to read in their spare time

Educate yourself with your child’s progress- Involve yourself with your child’s reading habit. Check their regular progress. Ask them about their reading experience.

Induce a library habit- Parents are asked to induce a habit of visiting library, in their child. Library increases the passion for reading. Sudhir Memorial Institute Liluah, a top CBSC school in Howrah, has a library containing more than 5000 books and about 4000 books are added every year.

 Look for reading issues- Teachers may not address your child’s reading problem individually. Parents need to come forward in this matter. They must comprehend any issue that their child may face while reading. Create a habit of looking into dictionaries if there is any problem regarding vocabulary.

Show keenness for your child’s reading- As a parent your reaction towards your child’s reading habit is towering. Never show a negative attitude towards them. If you show eagerness towards their reading habit, they will be more encouraged to read, which is important.

 Your child’s mental stability is way more important than their grades. Reading good books, newspaper will not only keep them from being pressurized to achieve good grades but will also allow them to visualize the world with their  thoughts and ideas.