Academics

Here's the impact of
READING
20 minutes per day!

A student who reads

20

minutes per day

will be exposed to 1.8 MILLION words per year and is more likely to score in the 90th PERCENTILE on standardized tests

A student who reads

5

minutes per day

will be exposed to 282,000 words per year and is more likely to score in the 50th PERCENTILE on standardized tests

Source: Nagy, Anderson and Herman, 1987 
(Scholastic)

A student who reads

1

minute per day

will be exposed to 8,000 words per year and is more likely to score in the 10th PERCENTILE on standardized tests