*Approximately 20% of all children in the United States experience difficulties in literacy.
* Children that are highly motivated to read will read three times more than their less motivated peers.
* It is possible to predict high school dropout on third grade reading performance.
*After third grade children are expected to use their reading skills to learn. If they lack the required reading skills they may struggle in other areas of their education.
GIVE THEM A CHANCE TO SUCCEED...
GIVE THEM THE NECESSARY SKILLS TO READ!