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ERIC Number: EJ945727
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 6
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1049-5851
Ten Reasons Nonreaders Don't Read (and How You Can Change Their Minds)
Johnson, Louanne
Instructor, v121 n2 p58-60, 62, 64-65 Fall 2011
Children are not born with a natural aversion to reading. Teachers see what happens when they introduce toddlers to books. They fall in love. They carry their favorites around and admire the pictures over and over again. Why, then, is reading such a problem for so many elementary and secondary students? What turns so many little book lovers into adamant book haters? This article discusses the reasons why students offered to explain their aversion to reading and some possible solutions.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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Language: English
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