Question: As children develop their reading skills, they go from learning to read to reading to learn. Do you remember when you went from learning to read to reading to learn? What do you remember about this time? If you do not remember this, what do you think it would look like when a student goes through this phase of reading?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com May 20, 2020, 11:26 pm ad1c9bdddf
I can remember transitioning from learning to read to reading to learn when I was a child. This transition occurred as a result of my fascination with comic books. The stories read in school and those read by my mother during my formative years as a young reader didn't resonate as much as my first comic book. When I found my interest, which was "Spider Man", I began to read to learn as I would attempt to deduce what the objective of the story ...
A discussion on early childhood reading is examined.