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...

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Writing Problems – How To Help Your Child

Writing Problems – How To Help Your Child

Do's and Don'ts for Struggling Young Writers Every parent knows that sometimes getting their child to complete work can be challenging. Whether you are teaching your children at home or in school, some kids just refuse to write. They might have various reasons for...

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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 don't read independently...

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Just Right Books Make A Huge Difference

Just Right Books Make A Huge Difference

"Just Right" Books & Online Quizzes If your child will fight you every step of the way over reading this summer, consider a reading program like ours: software you can work on at home or on vacation, that will engage your child in reading over summer. However, if...

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