I came across this article and I wanted to share it. A few years back I decided to focus on reading with my son. We still wrote every day. It just wasn't our focus. One thing I discovered was most avid readers are usually good writers as well. I have two sons in different stages. One is just starting to read chapter books and the other has been an avid reader for years. He is now starting to become an avid writer. He literally hated writing one week and loved it the next. He prefers typing over physical writing. We are just getting over being sick over the weekend. This next week I thought about doing something different. Something I have never done before. We are doing a reading week. We will not be doing any math problems, building projects, writing or anything but reading. We are going to be picking up books to read on science, mathematics, history and finishing reading Heidi out loud to my boys. Hope everyone is having a great week and hope you enjoy the article.