Today a reader

Tomorrow a leader

Why Is Reading Important?

Reading is important because reading teaches people about the about the world around them. Through reading, they learn about people,places and events outside their own experience. Books also make you think different ways and makes you feel different emotions

Reasons why reading is important


  • Reading relaxes the body and calms the mind.
  • Reading exercises our brains.
  • Reading improves your vocabulary. This is because teenagers learn new words as they read but also because they gather information as they read about things like how to structure sentences and how to use words and language effectively.
  • Teenagers who read often seems to get better at it.
  • Teenagers who read do better at school.