Reading Resources For Parents

Reasons Why Your Child May Have Trouble Learning to Read

Reasons Why Your Child May Have Trouble Learning to Read

Learning to read can be a more complicated process for some children than others. If your child struggles with reading, talk to his or her teacher and express your desire and willingness to help. But while the support your child receives at home can have a huge impact on his

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How to Improve Reading In Your Child With ADHD

How to Help Your Child with ADD Improve Their Reading Skills

Reading can be a difficult activity for kids with ADHD since they often have trouble sitting still, staying focused and with other behaviors needed for reading. But it’s not impossible for your child to read, and certain steps can help. When you read with your child, you can help improve

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Energizing Breaks to Increase Your Child's Reading Skills

Energizing Breaks to Increase Your Child’s Reading Skills

Building strong reading skills sets children up for success in life, and at Read Smart we love seeing your kids succeed. One step you can take to help your children grow their reading skills is to provide energizing breaks during their reading time using these simple guidelines. What are Energizing

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Set Your Kids Up For Reading Success

Set Your Kids Up For Reading Success

Reading sounds so basic, but its value to the education process cannot be overstated. Here are a few things parents can do to give their kids a good reading foundation: BE A READER Let your children see you reading a variety of materials. When your children see you reading, they

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Brain Food Your Kids Need for Reading

Brain Food Your Kids Need for Reading

Brain food is not a myth, and a diet rich in fruits, vegetable, nuts and seafood will help your child to read smart and read well. While certain foods fuel the body for peak performance in athletic competitions, others fuel the brain to increase a child’s reading and learning capabilities

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Get Kids Reading With These Top Ten Tips

Get Kids Reading With These Top Ten Tips

One of the best things you can do for your child’s learning is to regularly share stories with him or her. The simple act of reading isn’t just about helping your offspring nod off at night. Reading aloud has a myriad of advantages, including: Building a bond between you and

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4 Study Strategies for Your Elementary Student

4 Study Strategies for Your Elementary Student

The development of good study habits to increase their reading skills is important for students of all ages, but is especially crucial for elementary-age children. The study strategies children learn today will serve them for the rest of their time in school and beyond. Here are four tips for helping

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Discover Greatness with a Reading Tutor

Many know the historical story of Alexander the Great. As a young man, in his twenties, he conquered most of the known world of his time. Of course, there was brutal fighting involved. Nevertheless, many city-states, upon seeing the approach of Alexander’s great army, chose not to fight. Alexander the Great

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Ways to Help Your Child Learn to Read

If you want to help your child learn to read but are unsure of where to start, the following should be of help to you. Reading aloud has always been considered one of the most successful ways in helping a child learn to read. It’s fun for both you and

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Parent Resources

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How Parents Can Manage Media With Their Children

Everything is digital theses days, so how much time should your children have in front of a screen? Learning healthy ways to use digital assets is a critical skill to develop. It’s up to parents to provide rules regarding the Internet and other forms of media, so you manage how

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7 New Years Resolutions for the Family

7 New Year’s Resolutions for the Family

With the start of 2020 just around the corner, why not take the opportunity to create some meaningful new year’s resolutions as a family? Why not establish some attainable goals as a family and then celebrate your successes throughout the year? Here are some concepts to consider to help your

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Ever Wonder What Learning Style Your Child Is?

Ever Wonder What Learning Style Your Child Is?

Have you ever noticed your child gravitating to learning by hearing, seeing, or participating in hands-on activities? Although most children learn from a combination of the three, each child has a primary learning style. Benefits of knowing your child’s learning style When you discover your child’s primary learning method, it

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