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#BornToRead - The Reading Residence
Share the post "#BornToRead" FacebookGoogle+LinkedInPinterestStumbleUponTwitterEmail I joined in a Twitter chat last week, in partnership with Save the Children and their Born to Read campaign. It shocked me. It upset me. It stayed with me. I learned that ‘A fifth of 7-year-olds from poorer families are already behind in reading. Most struggle to catch up, leading to a lifetime of lower qualifications and fewer opportunities.’ And ‘Last year, a quarter of the UK’s poorest children left primary school without basic reading and writing skills’. I cannot imagine my life, my world without words. I couldn’t begin to even guess at