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
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John Royce, BA, MLib, ALA
Library Director, Robert College
Arnavutköy, TR-80820 Istanbul, Turkey.
The URL of this page is http://www.read2live.com/readlead.htm
It was last revised on 5 January 2001.