How Reading can Boost Bond

How Reading can Boost Bond

When reading aloud becomes part of your everyday life, it boosts not only a love of literature but also a bond between you and your children. One of the joys of being a parent is to read to your child. We begin with picture books and slowly move on to longer stories...
Effective Reading Skills to Increase Efficiency

Effective Reading Skills to Increase Efficiency

Survey-Question-Read-Recite-Review (SQ3R) – Effective Reading Skills and Strategies to Increase Efficiency This method facilitates a very deep understanding of the matter that is being read. In fact, the system aims to facilitate an understanding so clear that...
Why You Should Join a Book Club

Why You Should Join a Book Club

One of the best things I did for myself years ago in 2015 was deciding to join a book club. Ours began rather informally and spontaneously — a friend suggested that we read a recent bestseller and get together to talk about it sometime. What was pitched as a one time,...
How to Get the Best of  What You Read

How to Get the Best of What You Read

Getting the best of what to read is as important as reading itself.  For example, consider the orange at the store and consider what you intended when you picked it up. For many, an orange has to give a lot of juice and be satisfying to the tongue and senses. Yet, not...
Top Four Tips to Help You Read Faster

Top Four Tips to Help You Read Faster

So, you’ve set a lofty goal to read a set number of books at the end of a certain period. It could be that you have an upcoming exam or a project that you need to read faster for if you hope to complete reading all the materials you need. Perhaps, you’re...
Adedayo Omotunde Dazzles at LRF February Book Reading

Adedayo Omotunde Dazzles at LRF February Book Reading

The February edition of the Monthly Book Reading organised by the Literary Renaissance Foundation [LRF] left participants excited, stimulated, and eager for the next edition. The meeting started at 4 pm with a short introduction to the foundation, the author, and the...
Keep A Record of What You Read

Keep A Record of What You Read

5 Reasons To Keep A Record of What You Read By Christine J Schmidt Sometimes you’re reading multiple books at once. Other times, you’re so fixated on a single book that you actually feel a deep sadness when you reach the last page. Regardless of your level of reading...
Passive Reading Vs Active Reading

Passive Reading Vs Active Reading

Active reading is involved reading. Active readers differ from passive readers in several ways. Passive readers read words, but active readers read ideas. A passive reader’s goal is to get finished. An active reader’s goal is to learn something. Passive...
Essential Skills for Reading Comprehension

Essential Skills for Reading Comprehension

6 Essential Skills for Reading Comprehension Some people think of the act of reading as a straightforward task that’s easy to master. In reality, it’s a complex process that draws on many different skills. Together, these skills lead to the ultimate goal of reading:...