It's a daily homework requirement starting in K. It starts out with parents reading to the child to the child reading to the parents and then graduates to independent reading. We have reading logs to record the time/books. Eventually, they get to a stage where they have to write summary sentences about what they read each day.
Melissa-Wife, mother to DS 4/02 and DD 4/07, DS 7/08
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