Statistics show that out-of-school reading habits of students has shown that even 15 minutes a day of independent reading can expose students to more than a million words of text in a year.~
Each student has been evaluated and is familiar with their reading level.
Ways to acquire print books-
School library, public library, borrow from classroom, friends, family, and neighbors
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