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Reading Readiness and More

This is one of  The Brown One’s favorite books. It’s called WORDS: My First Words Book by Playmore Inc. I picked it up at a thrift store for a buck sometime back. 191 more words


Early literacy programs give young children a bright start

Learn more about what Nemours BrightStart! is doing to get children ready to read in this guest blog post from Caroline Schierle. Caroline and her colleague… 528 more words

Child Care

 We recently received correspondence from a graduate  parent on her slower to mature  elementary student.  Sometimes the waiting is the hardest part, especially when you know that things are just about to click for a child. 166 more words


The Letter T

The Brown one can pick out the letter T on his alphabet mat!

We’ve been working on the letter T for quite a while now.  When introducing the alphabet, I always like to start with letters that will mean something to them. 167 more words


What is a Lexile score? My daughter’s Iowa test showed a Lexile score.

A Lexile score is a number used to measure a student’s reading achievement.  Several kinds of tests can be analyzed to determine this score.  The Iowa test is one of them. 345 more words

Methods Of Teaching Reading