For years, the NBA’s “Read to Achieve” program has sought to promote literacy among its young fans by implementing various educational initiatives and incentives. For us adults, the importance of reading is no less. If you’re reading this, or some of my other work here on this page, then you’ve already realized the fact that reading is important.
Despite the need for us all to be able to possess basic literary skills, reading can be made fun in the process. Because of my love for the game of basketball, I have included several b-ball themed books that are personal favorites of mine that I’m quite sure that you’ll love as well. Reading is FUNdamental!!
I have included a few vintage commercials where NBA stars encourage the kiddos to read. Take a look: