Why Audiobooks Are Good For Kids
Listening to our free audiobooks can help kids build upon their comprehension of narrative verse. The stories foster imagination and encourage visualization. Key skills linked to improved reading & comprehension.
The time spent with audiobook children’s stories can have important educational benefits. With a podcast story, children hear models of fluent reading. That is, they hear an accurate reading of the text set at an appropriate pace, tone and expression.
It has been found that an audiobook has a positive impact on children’s oral reading and fluency. Audiobooks also allow children access to text that may be above their individual reading level, exposing them to more sophisticated vocabulary and sentence structure.