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Benefits for children

Benefits for children

a four country study

  • 165 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Caledon Institute of Social Policy in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • United States.,
  • Great Britain.,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Child welfare -- Case studies.,
    • Family allowances -- Case studies.,
    • Child welfare -- Canada.,
    • Child welfare -- United States.,
    • Child welfare -- Great Britain.,
    • Child welfare -- Australia.,
    • Family allowances -- United States.,
    • Family allowances -- Great Britain.,
    • Family allowances -- Australia.,
    • Family allowances -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementKen Battle ... [et al.] ; edited by Ken Battle and Michael Mendelson.
      GenreCase studies.
      ContributionsBattle, Ken., Mendelson, M., Caledon Institute of Social Policy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV713 .B44 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination312 p. :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3353687M
      ISBN 101894598318
      LC Control Number2004380663
      OCLC/WorldCa46925245

      Despite this: Only 18% of new parents read to their children for 20 minutes a day (In The Book reading survey, ) The benefits of reading to your child are limitless. Nurturing the parent and child bond, sparking their imagination and forming the foundations of their learning abilities into adulthood are core benefits of reading to children.   Play — or free, unstructured time in the case of older children and adolescents — is essential to the cognitive, physical, social, and emotional well-being of children and youth.

        Reading is a powerful, fulfilling, and rewarding activity. Not only does a book act as a comfort and a friend, it also acts as a teacher and can teach children all about themselves, their world, and the cultures within it. Reading with children has numerous benefits and is something all parents and teachers should encourage. Children in these families will usually go on to attend an English-speaking school, making bilingual books especially valuable in helping them get ready for kindergarten. Bilingual books have a number of unique benefits: They prevent language delay that some English language learners may experience, and they build vocabulary in the reader’s.

      Book language is more descriptive and uses more formal grammatical structures,” according to RIF. Benefits of reading with adolescents (13–18 years) You may think the time for reading to your kids is at an end when they become teenagers. Think again! There are still plenty of benefits to reading to teens.   The health benefits of audiobooks are especially promising for seniors. According to this study, listening to audiobooks can improve the symptoms of depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsiveness, and more in older adults. Even better, they won’t have to hold up a book or wear out their eyes. 4. Quality Time with Friends and Family.


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