Bottom of the Barrel Book

Written by Freddie King

America's children are now 23 in reading, writing and literacy skills. We use to be in the top 3... What's happening with our reading education in America?


About The Author

Mr Freddie King
Published Author

The Gigi Iam Show with TV host Gigi Iam interviewing Freddie King. Freddie King is CEO and Author of 'Bottom of the Barrel'. King says, It's time to move from words to deeds and work to save our most vulnerable population. Building a positive future for black boys is the focus. Part 2 of 2.

Most shocking facts you should know!

Don’t let your children be one of these statistics. As parents, it’s up to you to ensure that your kids are provided all the resources they need to thrive and be successful.

How can you get your kids to love learning and love reading? It’s simple:

  • Read to them early and often
  • Make reading an interactive activity
  • Use reading games, reading activities, and educational toys to make it fun for them
  • Find great books with subjects that engage and interest them
  • Lead by example – let them see you reading and enjoying reading

What children learn and experience in their early years can shape their success or failure all throughout their lives.

So, when is the best time for teaching reading to your children?

The answer is Now! Give your kids the greatest gift – the magic and wonder of reading.

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    Did You Know

    21 Million Americans can't read at all.

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    Children who are poor readers at the end of 1st grade almost NEVER acquire average level reading skills.

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    According to the National Adult Literary Survey, kids who haven't developmed basic literary skills by the time they enter school are 3 to 4 times more likely to drop out in later years.

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    Did You Know

    85% of juvenile offenders are poor readers.

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    Did You Know

    Children who enjoy reading do much better in school and in life than those who don't.

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    Any child that is bored, uninterested or insecure about learning new things will not be able to learn as well as one who is engaged, excited, and confident about learning.

Please Donate to This Very Important Film!

This is a promo for a film titled Bottom of the Barrel that Gypsy Pix Productions is shooting to help improve education for underprivileged youth in the US. Please inquire here for more information or find us on Kick Starter. Any donations are greatly appreciated. The Screenplay is by Freddie King and the Director is Debbie Welk.

Please watch this film trailer and contact us if you are interested in helping fund this project. Our apologies the reading scene is not tightly edited, but we wanted to get a sample uploaded quickly to get this project underway. We really could use some better equipment to make a nice feature length film. Thank you!

Bottom of the Barrel Book Reviews

Bootom of the Barrel Book Reviews will be posted soon. Please revisit often and if you'd like to donate and contribute to the film making production of this docu-drama action movie, please fill out the form below and Mr King will contact you personally. Thank you.

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Mr. Freddie King
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