As parents with super active kids one of the things you do to burn off their excess energy is get them in every sport and camp you can afford. You do anything and everything to get them moving.
What you may not have realized is that you have been providing the rocket fuel for reading growth.
That's right. The secret rocket fuel for reading growth and increased learning is exercise! How? Well, exercise boosts reading growth and learning in three ways:
Easy, instead of letting them get on the phone on the way home from their sporting events, have multiple books at their reading level in the car, and encourage them to read.
By linking sport and reading you will help create a life long habit of exercise and reading.
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