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Parent and teacher conferences: Are you prepared

Parent/teacher conferences are right around the corner. These 15-30 minutes conferences are designed to give parents/caregivers/teachers the opportunity to discuss every child’s academic, social/emotional and physical development. Do you know what to expect during your meeting(s)? What questions may help … (continue reading)

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Summer learning loss- Can we stop it?

Summer learning loss is a reality

Not only do children lose 3 months of reading skills out of 12 during the summer but without some guidance reading alone will not slow this decline.

10 ways to help your child improve(continue reading)

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New research on how we learn

Do we learn more by exposure to the big picture or the parts?

The new research supporting the answer might surprise you. According, to the latest research from (AERA) The American Educational Research Association, we learn more when exposed (continue reading)

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1 Minute weekly reading tips

Read, read, read all about it!

We hear this mantra and think immediately of the local paper boy or a daily newspaper.

What excites us about headlines and the details of non-fiction stories?

Many read a daily newspaper cover to … (continue reading)

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Are you helping your child learn to read or become a reader?

Recently, the My Baby Can Read DVD program was discredited as having no effect on babies or toddlers. It was actually found that parents sharing the same high frequency words with children the same age had more of an effect … (continue reading)

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Reading Beginnings: Reading with Kids

It is a priceless opportunity to help your child learn to read. The process takes patience- most days. 
Then you’ll have those ah-ha moments, you hear teachers talk about, where your child happily makes progress towards beginning reading skills … (continue reading)

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Beginning Reader

Motivating children to read

What motivates kids to read? What was the last book you read? Most adults pick up a new book due to a personal interest in it. Some readers might avidly follow a particular author. Others may … (continue reading)

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