Tips and Tricks: Reading
We have a few strategies that will help unlock the reader in your child!
Activate prior knowledge to tap into what they already know.
Set up expectations based on their prior knowledge.
Clarifying which parts of the material they understand.
Asking and answering questions as you read the text.
Searching and Selecting
Defining words, terms, clarify misunderstanding, solve problems and gather information.
Retell the story in your own words.
Create a mental picture of what you are reading.
Tips and Tricks: Writing
We understand the importance of a child's writing skills. Great writing opens doors in both childhood and adulthood. Below are some strategies we have for building the writer in your chid.
Make writing Fun!
Create Writing Worksheets
Try Different Materials
Create a Writing Space
Connect a Child's Interests
Use Technology to Your Advantage
Make Writing a Routine
Make it Part of Your Daily Routine
Praise Their Work
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Reading Opens Doors
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