I am lucky, my son loves books, he always has. But, he tends to color in them more than read. He loves his tablet as well, so you can imagine my utter delight when I discovered Epic!
Plus, teachers love Epic! too. In fact, Epic! is being used in 70% of U.S. elementary schools! So you know it's a resource that's actually working!
You get instant access to more than 15,000 popular children's books, audiobooks, read-a-along books and videos all for $4.99/month. You guys, this costs less than one book!
And if you're not convinced yet, here are some important FACTS about how important reading is for now and the future:
- Reading is the best exercise for your brain -- it relieves stress, improves focus and concentration. (source)
- “Reading a lot” is one of the most powerful methods of increasing fluency, vocabulary, [and] comprehension. (source)
- Children learn an average of 4,000 to 12,000 new words each year as a result of book reading. (source)