Posts tagged "reading"

Help Your Kindergartener Learn to Read

Help Your Kindergartener Learn to Read
People of a certain age might remember “milk and cookies” and even “nap time” as part of their kindergarten experience.   Today’s kindergarten has come a very long way!  Expectations are much higher than in the past.  This is the year children learn to read. These expectations have been ratcheted up even more with the recent... Read more »

Slacked Off on Summer Skills? Read This and Relax a Little!

Slacked Off on Summer Skills? Read This and Relax a Little!
Had good intentions to have the kids keep up their summer skills?  Where are those so-called “lazy days of summer?”  As we all try to get the most out of what summer has to offer…not many lazy days here. If the suggested reading, workbooks, and packets from teachers are still undone, ease your mind a... Read more »
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