One of the key skills your child will learn at school is reading. Sadly, about 16% of the UK’s adult population can be described as only ‘functionally illiterate’ and according to the The Literacy Trust they would not pass an English GCSE and have literacy levels below that expected of an 11 year old. Being an avid reader it is hard to imagine a world in which reading was not part of your day but this is the reality for some.
Celebrate books in your home and make reading a part of your life too. Here I am sharing some top tips to help improve your child’s reading.