How The Brain Reads and Understands Words

How The Brain Reads and Understands Words

The Reading Brain We consider reading to be a basic skill that can and should be natural.  Many if not most children are able to pick up reading around the age of 6 .But have you ever stopped to consider how our brains adapt to learn to read and understand the written...
Summer Slide or Summer Stride?

Summer Slide or Summer Stride?

Another Year of Lost Ground For Many You are probably aware of summer reading and learning loss – the notorious “summer slide,” where learning momentum is slowed.  This applies to the high percentage of children who don’t love reading and who...
What NOT To Do If Your Child is  a Struggling Reader

What NOT To Do If Your Child is a Struggling Reader

Reading at home is crucial to the learning to read journey Parents have such an important role to play in their child’s learning to read journey. Reading at home is so important. And so it is important for parents to have a clear idea of their role and what they...