Students loose reading skills during the summer if they don’t continue reading. Educators call this loss the “summer slide.” It is most severe among low-income students who lose up to two months of reading skills. 384 more words
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Spring break is almost here. For many kids, that means road trips to Disney World, the Grand Canyon or maybe to Grandma’s house.
Those long hours in the car might mean movie time, video game time or time playing on the phone. 602 more words
Inference, or reading between the lines, is the ability to use two or more ideas to arrive at another idea which hasn’t been stated. For example, you see someone come into your home wearing a wet rain coat and carrying a wet umbrella. 476 more words
When a two-syllable word has a single consonant in the middle of two vowels, which syllable does the consonant go with?
Usually the consonant goes with the second syllable. 250 more words