Home Practice Ideas for the Reluctant Reader Daily reading for young children, either for personal enjoyment or to reinforce developing reading skills, is something that parents should encourage and support. ‘Reluctant Readers’ are a curious group, as there are several reasons why a child may appear to be unwilling, or hesitant to read. For some children, avoidance is the objective, as reading is a difficult task for them, which provides little enjoyment or sense of satisfaction. For others who have become so attuned to instant responses from their handheld devices, may lack either the…