HOW TO MAKE READING FUN

Reading Rates Matter for Kids and Adults

A TECH TOOL

Make Reading Fun for Everyone:

Sorbet Style? To counteract the sound distractions on many educational videos, V. R. Duin experimented with family reading video production. Adults often participate in children's online activities.


Lunar Cycle? The first effort resulted in quiet animations. Since sound is personal to individuals, it was left out. Initial testing proved sound matters for tech users. To improve the experience, it was added.


Style Awakening? Technology can enhance learning. Technology speeds processing, delivery and selection of content for all ages and media types. Reading remains critical to Digital Age success.


Wide Angle? Screen readers assist users with vision or navigation difficulties. Study and work programs challenge kids to develop early digital skills. Computers help adults save time and acquire resources.


Culture Club? Reading rates matter for modern living and learning. Fun, contemporary, inspirational materials crafted with powerful meaning and varied information should get folks reading.


Quality Control? Adults often read for work. Reading can be done everywhere. Waiting in line is a good time to pull out a book or study online. Reading aloud with children is a pleasurable break for adults.


Great Heights? Video transcript: Those who think tech is cool really should stay in school. Our world has a need for folks who can read. The text is not from any published V. R. Duin book. (39 seconds)