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You Can Teach Your Child To Read! Week 5

Review the lesson from last week, and then practice reading this decodable story. Cover all of the sentences except for the first one with a sheet of paper so your child can only see one line of print at a … Continue reading

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You Can Teach Your Child To Read! Week 4

You have taught your child five letter-sounds and practiced blending words using those sounds. Now it’s time to have a short reading lesson.  Be sure to keep it positive.  If your student forgets a word, no problem, just give a … Continue reading

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Learning to Talk / Learning to Read – Part 1

How does learning to talk relate to learning to read?  Some people believe that children learn to speak in whole words from the beginning; therefore, beginning readers should learn to read words as a whole unit rather than learning letter-sounds … Continue reading

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