Science Proves Reading To Kids Really Does Change Their Brains

It’s nice when science proves things we already knew were common sense!

Pediatricians often recommend parents routinely read aloud to their young children.

Now, for the first time, researchers have hard evidence that doing so activates the parts of preschoolers’ brains that help with mental imagery and understanding narrative — both of which are key for the development of language and literacy.

via Science Proves Reading To Kids Really Does Change Their Brains.