Now Read On : the home page >> Muses, thoughts and writings >> Reading Matters

Reading Matters

Return to Now Read On Home Page

This series of six articles was written in the mid-nineties for the Monthly Newsletter of the International School Hamburg (ISH). The series was revised and republished in 1998/9.

Nothing has changed since that time, except the volume of new research which continues to confirm the points made.

Reading matters : The heart of the matter

Reading matters : Words, words, words

Lifelong Reading Element #1 : Reading aloud

Lifelong Reading Element #2 : Reading alone

Lifelong Reading Element #3 : Role models

Lifelong Reading Element #4 : Interest and enjoyment


Return to Now read On Home Page
To the top of this page

John Royce, BA, MLib, ALA
Library Director, Robert College
Arnavutköy, TR-80820 Istanbul, Turkey.

The URL of this page is
It was last revised on 5 January 2001.