According to experts, there are three major things that prepare children to read. Read on to learn what they are and how to incorporate them into your child's day
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Reading Study Help
Want to help your child learn how to read? Put down the books and pick up the fishing rod! This silly game is a fun way to introduce and reinforce sight words--by fishing for them!
The whole family can play this fun homemade game, and your little one will get some great practice learning his letters and thinking on his feet!
Does your child love to play guessing games? Does she need help reading common words? Kill two birds with one stone, by making a family board game that's so fun, she won't even realize she's learning!
Storytelling is a great way for kindergarteners to develop their speaking and writing skills. In this activity, get your child to start sharing by creating Character Cubes! Just roll these dice and start spinning stories!
If you're looking for a way to display your child's artwork on the fridge, look no further! This activity recycles old magnets from insurance companies and turns them into pieces of flair for your fridge. Get creative as you make one-of-a-kind magnets for your one-of-a-kind kid!
Make a big green alligator out of household items, while helping your kindergartener practice letters and sounds!
Here's a great early reading and science activity for curious kids. Learn how to plant your child's name in seeds for a green growing and writing activity!
Create Fairy Tale Dice and inspire your child to weave fantastic fairy tales! Not only will this help your child learn about story sequencing, but he'll also get practice building up his reading and writing skills.
Beanbags are one of the most useful learning tools you can find. Try some of our favorite educational bean bag challenges.
Once your child can recognize the letters of the alphabet, try out this activity that encourages simple word recognition.
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