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Join me as I show you great tips, hacks, and advice to help you to support your child's reading, build their self-esteem and get them hooked on books.
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Challenge Them, Reading / 14.11.2018

As your child progresses with their reading you may find that begin to get through books quickly.  It can be really hard, in this situation, to know how to support them to continue their learning journey.  The really important thing to remember is that the goal of reading is not just to be able to read fluently but to understand fully what is being read. There are many aspects to this understanding and all are taught and assessed in schools.   Try this with any book What I love most about...

Reading, Reading Strategies / 12.11.2018

Teaching your child to read can be a daunting prospect. Whether they are home schooled or at school there may be times when you need to introduce a reading strategy, word or sound.   For some quick reading strategies visit my useful tips for hearing your child read post.    There are also lots of wonderful reading programs and apps that can make this process a lot easier or add another level to your own teaching.   If you're unsure of what or how to teach your child you will find all my...

Inspire Them, Reading, Reading Strategies / 10.11.2018

In this video you will learn how focusing on talk and conversation can be a great way to increase your child's interest in reading. Talk about books. Discuss what happened and what could happen if the story carried on. A visit to the cinema can also inspire this kind of talk. This is the fifth video in the series: 6 Ways To Get Your Child Hooked On Reading.  This video series will tell you everything you need to know to get your child hooked on reading. [embed]https://youtu.be/nMpF2nvEvbM[/embed]...