Reading is food for the brain! Research has shown that the quantity and quality of reading impacts directly upon an individual’s vocabulary. Vocabulary acquisition, in turn, is a strong predictor of verbal reasoning capacities and is linked strongly to reading success. Also reading helps to nurture working memory (remembering all those names and places and plot details!). Reading really is food for the brain!
Reading is a great way to keep young minds active during a break and is an excellent option for students of all ages! Here are Tutor Doctor’s Top Picks of books for every age group to read this summer.