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
If your child loves to play pretend, and needs practice with letters, get cooking with this activity! Not only is it playful fun, but it builds key reading skills.
Make a big green alligator out of household items, while helping your kindergartener practice letters and sounds!
Kids get in lots of letter learning as they play this fun twist on regular tag, which engages their minds as well as their bodies.
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!
Break out the camera and get ready to explore the world of letters and sounds! Snap shots of objects that begin with the letters in your child's name and compile them into a book that will help him practice his phonemic awareness!
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!
Help your kindergartener pick up spelling, alphabetical order and reading fast with just simple clothespins and paint sticks!
Fun and challenging, this energetic treasure hunt helps kindergarteners learn letter sounds.
Once your child can recognize the letters of the alphabet, try out this activity that encourages simple word recognition.
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!
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