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Summer reading: 10 reasons for diving into books as well as the pool

Hey kids, in this video we’re talking all about the advantages of reading!

Of course, the past months have been particularly challenging, given the limitations that Covid-related lockdowns placed on the school year. But now that it’s summer-time with plenty of free time to fill… have you thought about reading new books, or re-reading old ones?

While many of you will want to hang out with friends, or enjoy outdoor activities like swimming, boating and riding bikes, reading quietly on your own can offer a different kind of satisfaction. So, in this video, we learn 10 ways that getting wrapped up in a book can benefit you.

View the original video here.

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