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Newspapers: How Kids Can Benefit From It

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During the time of our grandparents, newspapers were one of the few sources of information. It still constitutes an important part of our parents’ everyday life. However, in this age of news applications and websites, here’s why newspaper reading is still important for kids.

The reading of newspaper as a habit is highly rewarding. It makes one alert, knowledgeable, well-versed and well-informed about the affairs of the world. Reading newspapers not only makes your child more aware and knowledgeable, regular newspaper reading can also greatly improve his language and vocabulary. That is why, more and more schools are choosing to distribute newspapers to children everyday and make them read it. On the whole, newspapers serve as the perfect learning package for your kid, and it is imperative that you make them take it up as a habit.

An article in India Parenting tells you how to do it. “Start the day by reading newspapers to your child. It will improve his vocabulary and also give him an insight of the surrounding world. So when you reach out for the morning newspaper with your customary cup of tea or coffee, habituate your child into getting his daily news fix too.” If your child shows disinterest, try to look for news pieces that will perk his interests, anything that might lure him into the newspaper reading habit.

To learn more about newspapers’ benefits for kids and how you can instil the reading habit in them, flip through this ClipBook.

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