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Kingswinford Academy, Water Street, Dudley, West Midlands, DY6 7AD
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National Reading Day

23rd January 2023

At Kingswinford Academy, we believe that reading is the key to unlocking personal potential. That's why we are excited to participate in National Reading Day, an annual event that celebrates the power of reading and encourages people of all ages to pick up a book and start reading.

Reading is essential for developing cognitive skills and for helping students to develop a love for learning. Reading improves vocabulary, improves understanding of grammar and comprehension, and provides knowledge of different cultures, places, and people.

On National Reading Day, we take the time to celebrate the joys of reading and to encourage our students to explore new books and authors. We organize activities such as book fairs, book clubs, and guest author visits to promote reading.

We also encourage students to read with their families and peers, and to share their reading experiences and insights with others, as it can create a sense of community and shared understanding.

In addition to providing knowledge, reading can also help to reduce stress and anxiety, and it allows students to immerse themselves in new worlds and experiences. It can also improve focus and concentration, which are essential skills for academic success.

At Kingswinford Academy, we believe that reading is an essential part of a student's personal growth and development. By celebrating National Reading Day, we hope to inspire our students to explore the joys of reading and to unlock their full potential.

So, let's celebrate National Reading Day together and encourage our students to pick up a book, and start reading. Happy reading, Kingswinford Academy!