Encouraging students to read for pleasure helps students, parents and teachers alike. If they naturally like to learn, they will be willing to go further in their studies and be better able to conquer unfamiliar subject material. Fostering a sense of responsibility and curiosity in students is nurtured by instilling in them the habit of reading for pleasure. Independently choosing books that pique their interest helps them to develop into well-rounded individuals with a passion for knowledge. They can read books related to favourite hobbies, things they are already learning in school, or things that they want to learn more about. Or if it just books that scare them off, you can take a look at these 5 techniques to encourage reading with no books involved!