How to Help Your Child Spot Spelling Errors

How to Help Your Child Spot Spelling Errors

Does your child write wonderful stories that are riddled with spelling errors? You will want to work with your child on spelling more accurately while at the same time getting their ideas down on paper. Often when we read what we have written and we know what it is...
A Simple Tip for Easing Writing Frustration

A Simple Tip for Easing Writing Frustration

Reading is a primary focus at school. We, as parents, are watching to make sure our children are developing their reading skills. At the same time, your child also needs to be developing their spelling skills. Your child will need to do a lot of the same thinking to...
3 Strategies for Mastering Tricky Sight Words

3 Strategies for Mastering Tricky Sight Words

What if your child is working to learn a list of sight words, and there are certain ones that they are struggling to master? What do you do? The best thing to have your child do is to analyze the word. Look at the word. Talk about the letters.  What is the vowel? What...
How to Help Your Child Learn Sight Words

How to Help Your Child Learn Sight Words

While your child is learning to read, you may get a note from the teacher that says “I’d really like you to work on sight words.” Sight words are words that occur many times in a lot of texts. There are actually lists you can find with the most frequent sight words....
How to Help Your Child Blend Unknown Words

How to Help Your Child Blend Unknown Words

Have you ever noticed your child break apart a word into its sounds, but then struggle to blend it all together? Sometimes children who are learning to read encounter an unknown word and they know the individual sounds of the word. However, when they try to blend the...

9 Simple Ways to Boost Your Child's Reading Confidence

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