As a parent, I must admit that although I provide my kids with a plethora of reading materials, that doesn’t always ensure that they will read. When the day is winding down, I will readily admit that as long as they answer “yes” to my question, “did you do your reading?,” then I am satisfied that my daily parental obligations have been met.
Can I guarantee that they’ve read their prescribed 20 minutes, 30 minutes? No. But although I am not a math person, this mathematical parable of why kids MUST read for 20 minutes makes perfect sense to me. I’m sharing the link with you below, parent to parent.