Tips and Tricks to increase Reading in Kids – #TheBookBlogTrain

The child’s reading skills should be developed at this point most of them are automated.

Children cannot fight with the word identity when they should read quickly to understand the lesson.

Since reading is very important for success anywhere, parents should play a role in helping their children develop and develop their reading skills.

Kids learn through observation in the best way. For example, small children see people around them reading newspapers, books, maps and signs.

Parents can do much to encourage their children to talk about signs in their environment and to encourage their children to tell that they are studying themselves.

When reading your children, you should run your index under the print line. This process is simple and helps children to notice words and those words have meaning. They also receive awareness about reading conferences (such as from left to right and from top to bottom of the page, sentences be made up of words and few sentences advance beyond one line of print).

Happiness and interest develop an interest in reading and gives children an opportunity to practice their reading skills in a meaningful way. Parents of primary age children should provide such material in the house that awakens curiosity or enhances their child’s natural interest in the world around them.


There are a few important steps you can take for developing the reading habit.

  1. Install regular reading routine

Research indicates that setting aside time each day to read with your child can increase their reading capacity to a great extent, including:


reading comprehension

Vocabulary skills

Learning to recognize words they already know

Learning to take out unfamiliar words

If your child has not yet learned to read, then adding a daily story time routine to your program, will increase the importance of reading that they expect that they will continue to appreciate because they learn to read on their own.


As your child learns to read on their own, you can keep your daily or night story time together. Gradually shift the responsibilities of reading for your child so that they are studying you instead of the other way. This will encourage them to read without your help, but allow them to be in an environment where you can still help them understand unfamiliar or difficult words.


  1. Encourage your child to read regularly

There are some good effective ways to encourage your kid to read regularly. One has to provide books everywhere in your home. Lugging your child into stories by putting books on shelves or baskets in rooms throughout your house.

Having books in the books available at the place of their reading, in the books, in the bathroom, next to their beds, and even in the living room beside the TV, your child will get an indication that reading is important and easy to read.


Another way to encourage your child to read is to lead for example.


Parents are the ultimate ideal for their children, and there is a possibility to follow the behaviour you display. If your child sees you reading before bed every night, then they do the same. Similarly, when your child sees you to read your own volition, they will first see that reading is about happiness, not just about learning.


  1. Help your reluctant reader find the books they love

If your child is not interested in reading, then this cannot happen because they do not like to read. The source of the problem can only be that they do not like to read the books they have.

Finding the right style or type of story can eventually be the key to awaken your child’s interest.

Try to uncover your child several different types of stories. The more interested your child will have in the subject matter within a book, they will be as excited to read it.

  1. Use examples of reading out of books

Here are some techniques, which you can encourage to improve your child’s ability to read and use:


If your child asks you to go to see a movie, then ask them to watch a movie.

If your child likes to help you make dinner, and then let them choose a recipe from the favourite cookbook and read the steps you have. (If you are modifying the recipe, then it is also a great way to help your child improve their matching skills!)

Encourage your child to read street signs, weather reports, hours of operation, or other family members’ emails.

Including reading in those activities that your child likes and showing them the ways in which reading is an integral part of their everyday life, will encourage them to continue to improve their skills, even if it has them books Do not help to enjoy reading.


  1. Stay in the education of your child

Take the time to read the stories with your child, and use those moments to know whether your child struggles to recognize words and sound, or to reference the meaning of any word reference clues. Uses what they do not know. As your child asks questions about the story, to see if they are able to understand the material

Children who read and study widely, they become better readers.

Reading and writing are complementary skills.

Parents are important as role models for children and supporters of their efforts.

The following tips have been beneficial for many parents:

Provide a good role model – read yourself and read your child frequently.

Provide various reading material – Enjoy some reading and some information about hobbies and interests.

To encourage activities that need to be read – For example, cooking (reading a recipe), making kites (reading instructions) or identifying an interesting bird nest collected on the beach (using reference book) ).

Establish a reading time, even if it is only ten minutes in the day.

Write notes to the child of your school age; Encourage written responses.

Ask your child to bring a library book home to read a younger brother.

Install an evening in the week (instead of watching television) to read.

Encourage your child in all reading efforts.

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18 thoughts on “Tips and Tricks to increase Reading in Kids – #TheBookBlogTrain

  1. I am an avid reader. I started reading with Penguin when he was 3 months old. He is an avid reader at home now. I agree with your points stated here, Anurag.
    This post will help many parents who wish to raise readers.

  2. I absolutely agree with your points. My mom did quite the same with me. Routine + diversity in choices. I turned out pretty good 😀

  3. I agree with you- reading must be inculcated as a habit from very early on in children. Well-written post.

  4. Amazing tips.I fully agree with you parents need to be involved in their ward education for developing a healthy reading aptitude.

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