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04/12/2017

Benefits of Letting Your Child Choose Their Own Reading Material

With so much educational focus placed on a student's textbooks, novels and stories are often forgotten. Not without good reason, however. Textbooks are the best way for a student to learn, but parents shouldn't neglect the power of a good novel. The Tutoring Center, Pearland TX has some information to share about why this is important.

What's the Word?

This is a thought which runs through many student's minds as they complete their assessments and exams because they can't think of how to express themselves. It often leads to a large group of students using similar words to the point where an admissions clerk or an exam assessor just sees one blur of ongoing responses. By reading materials such as fantasy novels and crime fighting stories, students read, absorb, and utilize an expansive array of vocabulary items, allowing them to articulate their responses better and express their arguments.

How Can I Put It?

Textbooks are written to convey factual and relevant information in an easy to understand format, which works well for educational text. However, it can be limiting if this is the only form of writing and structure a student learns. By opening up their reading to enjoyable stories and enthralling novels, students learn many different ways to structure their sentences, arguments, and thoughts to better project their intention.

Improve Your Child's Reading Level with Tutoring

When it comes to reading, the more styles that a student is exposed to, the better. If your student struggles with their reading, tutoring can help. Speak with The Tutoring Center, Pearland TX at (281) 650-2246 to learn about their reading focused 'Geniuses in Training' program, designed to help all students increase their reading level.

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