When children are learning to read, they learn all about phonics. However, what happens when they reach certain words that the rules of phonics don’t actually apply to? What about the words that appear in our sentences on a regular basis? Should they have to sound out “the” every time they come across it in […]
Dolch Sight Words Worksheets to help your child(ren) improve their reading skills.
Learning to read is one of the biggest challenges that kids face. For some it comes easily, but others struggle until that switch is flipped! One of the ways to help make the process easier is to introduce sight words. These are simply words that kids can NOT sound out! That crazy English language! Sight […]
Teaching your child to read is one of the most rewarding and satisfying things you can do. You will need a combination of encouragement, intelligence and most importantly patience, you will also need a fairly good grasp of the concepts involved when teaching phonics, utilizing sight words and finding a method that will engage your […]
I was excited to try out a new site that would help my kiddos read better and Reading Kingdom sounded like a great one to try! About the Reading Kingdom (from their website) The Reading Kingdom is a fun, easy-to-use online program that teaches children 4-10 years old how to read and write to […]
The biggest problem with 9 weeks of Summer is that kids lose some of what they were taught in school. Keeping them reading and learning all Summer helps to defeat that learning loss! I feel learning is very important part of growing up. I strongly believe teaching my children shouldn’t be just up to the […]