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08/08/2016
Reading is often regarded as one of the best activities you could engage in, however, do you know why? If you were wondering what the benefits of doing some summer reading over your break may be, the post below has a few good ones.

Why You Should Read More this Summer Break

Readers are More Knowledgeable

There are millions and millions of different books, magazines, articles, among other reading material, that go over a myriad of different topics. It's possible that you will find something to read on every subject there is. This means that the more you read, the more likely it is that you'll be more knowledgeable and intelligent since each of those reading sessions is a learning opportunity for you. This can then affect your daily life since you'll have a wider range of knowledge that you can share in conversations, or use to formulate more complex ideas and opinions.

You'll Possess an Extensive Vocabulary

Nobody knows every single word out there. However, reading helps you come face to face with unknown words on a regular basis. As you can imagine, you can then search for the definition of those unknown words, and little by little incorporate them into your own vocabulary and into how you express yourself. Still, having an extensive vocabulary isn't just so you can "collect" words; they can make a difference in how you understand others and how well you articulate your thoughts.

You'll Be Able to Master Certain Academic Skills

When you read, you aren't just gaining knowledge and vocabulary words; inadvertently, you're also working on several academic skills. This is because reading and learning how great authors make use of grammar, spelling, writing, and more, can help you practice and become more accustomed to the correct way of employing those abilities. That's why it's highly recommended that you read over your summer break since it will help you sharpen those skills in time for the challenges of your new school year. If you need extra assistance in order to get ready for your new grade, remember that The Tutoring Center, Sammamish WA offers summer academic programs aimed at helping you become a more skillful reader, writer, mathematician, and overall learner. Call 425-202-7306 if you'd like more information on the benefits that come with enrolling in tutoring classes in Sammamish WA.

You'll Communicate More Effectively

Reading great writers also exposes you to structured ideas, complete sentences, new words, and the correct use of grammar. That is why being an avid reader can also have the fantastic perk of helping you become a more skilled and effective communicator. Through the act of reading, you'll be gathering those necessary tools that you can then use yourself to express your own ideas, opinions, feelings, and thoughts in an efficient and successful manner (be it through written or spoken word).

You'll Understand Others Better

Speaking of being more skilled at communicating your ideas to others, you'll also become better at receiving information and ideas from others. Not only does this have to do with your ever-growing vocabulary, but with your acceptance of other people's points of view as well. This is because when you read, you're peeking through the writers' thoughts and perspectives, which opens up your mind and helps you understand others and value their opinions; all of which can make you a more dedicated conversation partner.

Your Mind Will Be Fully Awake

It may come as no surprise after all that we've discussed in this post, but reading also helps you keep your mind awake. When you read, you're learning, working on your skills, becoming more knowledgeable, and even using your imagination, which means that you're using your brain power to its fullest capacity. As you know, your mind needs challenges lest it becomes lazy and unhealthy, and reading can help you put it to work, so it becomes stronger and more capable than ever before.

You'll Get a Confidence Boost

Finally, a big and important reason why you should be a book worm is that through reading, you'll be more confident. As you can see, reading brings with it a myriad of different benefits: from increased intelligence to a more skillful master of several skills. Having these tools can make an impact in how you relate to others and how you see yourself. Of course, this can give you more confidence in your abilities and in yourself, which can then impact every other area of your life.

For One-On-One Summer Tutoring Classes in Sammamish WA

Trust that The Tutoring Center, Sammamish WA can be the supportive helping hand you require to master all of your school subjects and become a better student during your new school year. Call 425-202-7306 for more information on tutoring classes in Sammamish WA, or if you'd like a free diagnostic assessment.

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