Jim Trelease Quotes

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Jim Trelease quotes: Vocabulary and coherent sentences can't be downloaded onto paper unless they've first been uploaded to the head - by reading. Vocabulary and coherent sentences can't be downloaded onto paper unless they've first been uploaded to the head - by reading.
Jim Trelease quotes: Like Scout and her father in To Kill a Mockingbird, my father would pull me onto his lap each night in our four-room apartment and read aloud. Like Scout and her father in To Kill a Mockingbird, my father would pull me onto his lap each night in our four-room apartment and read aloud.
Jim Trelease quotes: Story is the vehicle we use to make sense of our lives in a world that often defies logic. Story is the vehicle we use to make sense of our lives in a world that often defies logic.
Jim Trelease quotes: We have instant pudding, instant photos, instant coffee - but there are no instant adults. We have instant pudding, instant photos, instant coffee - but there are no instant adults.
Jim Trelease quotes: The prime purpose of being four is to enjoy being four - of secondary importance is to prepare for being five. The prime purpose of being four is to enjoy being four - of secondary importance is to prepare for being five.
Jim Trelease quotes: The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children. The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.
Jim Trelease quotes: What we teach children to love and desire will always outweigh what we make them learn. What we teach children to love and desire will always outweigh what we make them learn.
Jim Trelease quotes: The more you read, the better you get, the more better you get, the more you like it; and the more you like it, the more you do it. The more you read, the better you get, the more better you get, the more you like it; and the more you like it, the more you do it.
Jim Trelease quotes: Children's books, even good picture books, are much richer than ordinary home or classroom conversation, Children's books, even good picture books, are much richer than ordinary home or classroom conversation,
Jim Trelease quotes: Education is not the filling of a bucket but the lighting of a fire. Education is not the filling of a bucket but the lighting of a fire.