Reading Resources For Parents

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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At Home Learning Activities For Your Elementary Children

At Home Learning Activities for Your Elementary Aged Children

Home Learning Activities School isn’t the only place children can learn. At home learning creates lifelong memories and equips your children for success. Reading together at home can strengthen your relationship as well as your child’s reading skills. At Read Smart, we understand the struggle parents face when their child

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Talking to Kids About Coronavirus

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus

Kids worry more when they’re kept in the dark Article by Rachel Ehmke with the Child Mind Institute. Original Article News of the coronavirus COVID-19 is everywhere, from the front page of all the papers to the playground at school. Many parents are wondering how to bring up the epidemic

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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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Know your child's learning style

The Importance of Knowing Your Child’s Learning Style

The Importance of Knowing Your Child’s Learning Style As parents, we know our kids: their preferences, their dislikes, their habits, their desires. And gaining understanding of their specific learning style can enhance the way in which we teach them throughout their life, and help them master their school work and

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6 Signs Your Child Is Struggling in School - Now What

6 Signs Your Child Is Struggling in School; Now What?

Struggles. We all have them. And children are no exception. But when a child struggles in school, it can be particularly difficult on them. It can impact not only their education, but also their self-esteem. At Read Smart, we understand how frustrating it can be when a child struggles in

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Fighting Focus - 6 Tips to Improve Focus in Your Kids

Fighting Focus? 6 Tips to Improve Focus in Your Kids

Frustration, procrastination, and low self-esteem can be signs your child is struggling with focus issues. Whether they have been diagnosed with ADD or ADHD or not, their lack of focus is a signal they need some help. The good news is that uncovering the need for strategies to overcome is

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7 Things You Should Commuicate to Your Child's Teacher

7 Things You Should Communicate to Your Child’s Teacher

Students are most successful in school when their parents and teachers collaborate on their education. You may have known that this includes teaching at home and helping with reading and homework, but did you know one of the most helpful things you can do is simply communicate with your child’s

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How to Foster a Love for Reading in Your Child

Reading is something many people enjoy whether for pleasure or for learning, however it is one of the most vital skills a child can learn and continue developing as they age. Books offer many things, including a place where one can go and explore a world using their imagination and

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