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Why Reading Comes First

Why Reading Comes First

If an education was built like a house, which many argue it is, the foundation would the ability to read. Math skills are important as are reasoning and logic. A eye for details is essential in many fields of study, ... - test

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When Your Child Won’t Stop Reading

When Your Child Won’t Stop Reading

For some, a child that won’t stop reading sounds like a dream come true, but for the parent who know how frustrating it can be to have a true bookworm, finding ways to coax your child out of that book ... - test

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Teaching A,B,C and 1,2,3

Teaching A,B,C and 1,2,3

No parent wants to feel their little one is left behind on the first day of preschool or kindergarten. Parents want their children to be able to count a few numbers and sing their alphabet not only out of a ... - test

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Teach Your Child to Read

Teach Your Child to Read

Many parents are anxious for their child to learn reading skills. Perhaps the child has shown a tremendous interest and parents want to help him fill that desire to learn or the parent is concerned that primary schools are moving ... - test

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Making a Successful Reader

Making a Successful Reader

Much of the reading skills critical to beginning readers can be taught at home, and should be according to the many experts in the field. Children are now expected to begin and improve their reading skills in kindergarten. With five-year-olds ... - test

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Improve Your Child’s Reading Abilities

Improve Your Child’s Reading Abilities

Reading is the basis of almost all education, especially at higher grade levels. Most standardized tests rely almost exclusively on a student’s ability to read and decipher long questions before working computations or processing a response. The better your child ... - test

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How to Create a Lifelong Reader

How to Create a Lifelong Reader

Parents who enjoy reading or wish they were able to enjoy it more are often greatly concerned about their child’s love of reading. Most children love books in their earliest years, but many begin to find other means of entertainment ... - test

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Engaging the Non Reader

Engaging the Non Reader

One of the hardest things for parents to overcome is the challenge of a child who refuses to read. While his free time is not truly yours to control, parents who enjoy reading and who enjoyed watching their younger child ... - test

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How to Read a Book to a Child

How to Read a Book to a Child

There are advertisements constantly about reading to your child, but there are few instructions about how to actually go about doing so. Reading the words on the page is a good beginning, but trying to get past the first page ... - test

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10 Reasons You Read To Your Children

10 Reasons You Read To Your Children

By now most parents know they should be reading to their children. They have heard disturbing news about the consequences of not reading each night at bedtime, and many have rushed out to buy books for their little ones to ... - test

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Five Ways to Encourage Reading

Five Ways to Encourage Reading

Most children enjoy being read to, and enjoy hearing stories as children of all ages, but in the middle of primary school, many children start to lose interest in the written word, and parents should encourage the reading as much ... - test

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Five Ways to Improve Your Child’s Reading

Five Ways to Improve Your Child’s Reading

Parents are always concerned about how well their child does in school, and often that concern centers on reading. After all, your child’s ability to read is paramount to all other learning. In today’s classroom, a child must be able ... - test

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All about Independent Reading

All about Independent Reading

Independent reading might seem like a task teachers assign as torture, but in fact, independent reading has huge value to your child. It is one of the most educational processes used in schools, but teachers and your child need your ... - test