Reading Resources For Parents

Why is reading important to children and how to start?

Why is Reading Important to Children and How to Start?

Reading is the single most important skill for your child to master. Reading unlocks every other school subject, and when they master reading, they have the ability to excel in anything else that they wish to explore. Helping your child learn to read better is not as difficult as you

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Strategies for Highly Effective Reading Skills for Kids

Strategies for Highly Effective Reading Skills for Kids

Helping your child build excellent reading skills is not as difficult as you may think. Parents will discover that it is more about how you approach reading and reading time than making reading time mandatory. Kids will learn to love to read when they love the entire reading experience. Top

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How to Encourage Strong Reading Habits for Children

How to Encourage Strong Reading Habits for Children

It is a fact that some children do not like to read. Most parents, however, would be stunned why their children do not like to read. Children do not like to read if: * They think that it is a chore or mandatory * They think it is a punishment

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Reading Skills

How To Improve Reading Skills

Reading is one of the most important skills that you will learn when you are young. Just like with any skill or talent, you can improve your skills with practice. However, knowing how to practice a skill to get the most from your practice is the key to success. 5

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Struggling Reading

Ways to Help Students Struggling in Reading

When your child struggles with their reading skills, they can suffer in many other areas as well. It is harder for them to excel at any subject in school when they have difficulty reading the lessons. They may also shy away from some extracurricular activities because they are self-conscious about

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Tips to Help Kids to Improve Their Reading Skills

Tips to Help Kids to Improve Their Reading Skills

Reading is one of the most important skills that your child can develop. As their reading level increases, their vocabulary expands, and their ability to communicate their thoughts and feelings expands. Children who fall behind in reading experience difficulty in their school and home life because they also fall behind

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Ways To Improve Reading Comprehension

Ways To Improve Reading Comprehension

Ways To Improve Reading Comprehension Reading comprehension is a learned skill. As children advance in school and their reading level increases, comprehension can sometimes be a struggle. This is especially true in large classroom settings where children may not get as much individualized attention that they need. Parents who are

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Benefits of Reading Skills in Communication for Children

Benefits of Reading Skills in Communication for Children

Parents and teachers both talk about the importance of good reading skills. The focus of having good reading skills is to excel in other areas of study. Many parents and teachers often encourage children to learn to read well when they are young because it also enhances their imagination and

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Reading Skills

Why Reading Is Important for Everyone

Why Reading Is Important for Everyone Reading is one of the most important things that you can do at any stage of your life. When you first learn to read, you open your mind to all the possibilities that life has to offer. Reading stories allows you to expand your

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Parent Resources

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5 Ways To Be Silly With Your Kids

Everyone knows that parenting is hard! But that word “hard”, barely begins to cover all the things a loving parent might worry about on a daily basis. As a parent, it’s essential of course to make money, provide for your family and to be there for every up and down

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Does your child need a reading tutor

Does Your Child Need a Reading Tutor?

Does Your Child Need a Reading Tutor? Check out these stats: More than 20 percent of adults read at or below a fifth-grade level – far below the level needed to earn a living wage. –National Institute for Literacy, Fast Facts on Literacy, 2001 44 million adults in the U.S.

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Learning And Fun Over Spring Break

Learning and Fun over Spring Break

Spring break brings excitement to the hearts of children from coast to coast. Planning spring break activities ahead of time can create the opportunity for both fun and learning—so kids get the play time they desire, while keeping their minds sharp. At Read Smart, we help your child catch up,

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