Children learn by listening, long before they can read. It is estimated that 85% of what we learn, we learn by listening. That is why audiobooks are a great educational tool for busy parents!
According to experts, audiobooks can:
help a child improve reading accuracy by 52%;
improve a child's vocabulary, reading speed and oral presentation skills;
teach accurate pronunciation;
improve comprehension by up to two grade levels;
increase a child's English test scores.
Most importantly, children love hearing stories. Audiobooks play a big part in nurturing a lifelong love for books and reading. So, instead of turning on the TV or letting your child play a video game, try an audiobook today!