Enhance literacy development with these activities in your home.
From food drives to picking up litter at the park, there are plenty of ways to involve young children in service work. These ten books further children’s understanding of the value inherent in helping others, collaborating in community, and contributing to society. #CommunityService #ChildrensLiterature #Books
5 fun phonemic awareness activities for beginner and struggling readers. Ideal for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten children or children who need a little extra support. Learning letter sounds and connecting them to the printed letter is a fundamental skill in learning how to read. #phonemicawarenessactivities #phonemicawareness #phonemicawarenesskindergarten #phonemicawarenessgames #phonemicsawarenessactivitiespreschool #phonicsactivities
This course will deliver everything you need to effectively teach children between the ages of 3-6 how to read either at home or in the classroom. You will learn: *The developmental process of a child goes through to learn to read *How to prepare a learning environment simply and easily *How to work through reading and writing problems Games that make reading and writing fun #reading #learntoread #montessori #teachyourchildtoread
What is the difference between these 2 approaches to high frequency words and which is the better choice? The Measured Mom has all the details plus download to print and use in your classroom. Check out this post for more information.
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SHOULD you teach your preschooler to read? It depends. You shouldn’t teach your child to sound out words until s/he has important foundational skills. The Measured Mom has detailed instructions on this post about what steps to take when you feel like your child is ready to begin reading what skills should be mastered first.
Are you wondering how to teach phonics? There are some important do's and don'ts to keep in mind when it comes to powerful phonics instruction. The Measured Mom shares information and mistakes that have taught her what may work best for your child or students.
The Measured Mom shares tips and great resources about building reading comprehension into your reading lessons. Comprehension is an important component that may get overlooked as your focus is on learning to read. Check out these strategies you can put to practice right away.
Have you always wanted to raise bilingual children, but felt like it was impossible because you don’t speak another language? Do you want to learn to speak Spanish too? Let me help you! Spanish lesson plans to implement at home for kids and preschoolers!
Wanting to teach your child to read but don't know where to begin? I was just as clueless when I first started. And yet, a few weeks after starting my daughter was reading 3 letter words. She soon progressed to short stories and by the age of 5 was reading at 3rd grade level! Read on to find out the exact steps I took to see such results. #TeachKidsReading #MakeReadingFun #ChildrenLearningReading
The road to reading is a long, complex journey that begins in infancy. Learning to competently read, write, and spell requires a rich background of literacy-related experiences. When nurtured and given these experiences, research tells us virtually all students can learn how to read. Find out how children learn to read and how you can support their reading journey.