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Importance Of Teen Fiction Books

Importance Of Teen Fiction Books

Let’s remember how children in primary school learn to read. We begin by gaining an understanding of letter sounds, which we merge into sentences, which then become the written word, compounded and woven into tales. Kids happily carry their allocated reading books home and proudly show their read skills to anyone who is willing to lend an ear. Progress is probably recorded and tracked by some kind of reading journal, and can be charted against the rest of the class. It’s a job that needs to be done, an ability that needs to be learned.

The argument is that the accomplishment and sense of achievement that children feel is the product of extrinsic motivation during this crucial time. In many instances it is not the passion of reading that pushes young children to read for their primary years; it is the reality that their teachers and parents are happy with that. Checkout for more info.

Once the learning to read cycle has been accomplished and the abilities have been learned correctly, the children have nothing to say. With little motivation, certain children can read spontaneously, a love of reading that is already inherent to their personalities. Yet often there is an expectation that once a child knows how to learn, they can tend to do so. Why are we having this supposition? Just because kids can learn doesn’t imply they should. Disable tracking, read file, and smiley face stickers, and what have you got? Purely reading for the sake of it.

When teenagers reach high school they feel there is no need to learn outside the classroom any more. If it doesn’t get ranked, why do it? I find that is a waste of time. Most books were turned into time-saving videos, after all.

So how can we steer our teens toward the shelf and away from the screen?

Here’s my top five:

  1. Tell your children what kind of reading looks like you are the most successful role model for your adolescent right? So it makes sense that if we want to pick up a book from our kids, then they should see us do it too. The importance of modeling our children’s correct reading habits is often underrated, but if our children don’t see us reading, how can we convince them to pick up a book themselves?
  2. Put past the video book

Jokes, feature book adaptations are a great way to introduce reticent adolescent readers to a written text. Pick a movie your teen loved, and locate the script. Read the book before watching a new adaptation to the show. Comparing the book and the movie will lead to some great discussion, especially if you have already read the book. That contributes to the…

  1. Reading the same books

It can be a very rewarding pastime to read alone, but discussing your views on a novel with someone else will open up the text in a whole new way. We are sitting and discussing Masterchef, why not Madame Bovary?

  1. Lifestyles of the famous and the wealthy…

Fiction is not the cup of tea for everyone, so why not build on the passions of your teen and choose anything non-fiction? Biographical writing is extremely popular, with each man and his dog scribbling memoirs. Whichever hero your kid is, they’re expected to write for themselves.

  1. Get the audio

Some teenagers on the road may need a little more coaxing towards a love of reading. Audiobooks can be used to exchange great stories with your child, without having to read the book for the possibly daunting task.