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Save Big $Bucks$ with a Library Card!

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 by admin

According to Arianne Weldon of Get Georgia Reading, spoken vocabulary to young children predicts reading growth!  See Arianne Weldon’s chart below of a comparison between children from lower income with less vocabulary spoken to them versus middle income with greater vocabulary spoken to them in early years.

 

achievement gap

The reading gap increases every year between middle and lower income groups!

SOLUTION(S):

1. GET A LIBRARY CARD! Then download the One Click eAudio Reader app to listen to audiobooks from your local library FOR FREE!

2. Go to www.myON.com to get access to 8,000 free audiobooks!
School Name: Get Georgia Reading
Username: read
Password: read

What a great and cost-effective way to increase our children’s receptive vocabulary!