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“Ten Ways to Improve Your Child’s Reading.” Tip #2 Read Aloud Everyday

.....Now, I know your days can be busy and you might have a lot going on, but just as you wouldn’t skip dinner time or brushing your teeth you can’t skip reading aloud to your child every day. Reading aloud is an extremely effective tool for improving reading comprehension....

Ten Ways to Improve Your Child's Reading: Tip #1 Turn Every Reading Lesson Into A Language Lesson

For my next blog series I will be discussing “Ten Ways to Improve Your Child’s Reading.”

Tip #1 Turn Every Reading Lesson Into A Language Lesson

...Never use the book to introduce- use the book to reinforce. Pre-teaching is critical and itis paramount that you pre-teach critical vocabulary and language in your home before you sit down and expect your child to read a book about a new subject....