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Strategies to teach Reading Fluency

Pin14Tweet14 SharesIf your child is struggling with reading fluency this post is for you! Reading Fluency is made up of 4 parts: Speed Accuracy Prosody (expression) Comprehension Good fluency is big kid reading stuff. What I mean is fluent readers showcase YEARS of reading practice & instruction in flawless or nearly flawless oral reading. But …

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Reading Strategies for Struggling Readers

Pin36Tweet36 SharesReading strategies are tools you can use to help support early readers (grades K-3) overcome challenges or tools that help intermediate or advanced readers process what they’re reading with more depth (4+). Offering relevant & consistent support is the key to supporting struggling readers! Before we jump into support strategies let’s take a look …

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How to start Maker Monday at home

Pin7Tweet7 SharesWhat is Maker Monday? Maker is an educational Movement that has gotten a lot of attention in recent years for being a great collaborative way to solve problem-based or project-based learning challenges. It is closely related to STEM education and a fun way to practice grade level skills in a practical way. Start your …

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Homeschool Schedule: How to create one that Works for You!

Pin22Tweet22 SharesCreating a homeschool schedule that works for your family is not hard but it will take some trial & error. Create a system of how learning at-home will happen without over committing yourself (or you’ll get stressed & feel overwhelmed)! This fall a lot of families are being thrown into homeschooling as a better …

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