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
Make and play a Crazy Eights-inspired card game with your kindergartener to help boost her understanding of phonics and word families.
Fun and challenging, this energetic treasure hunt helps kindergarteners learn letter sounds.
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!
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!
Here's a way to put numbers and letters - key kindergarten math and reading skills - together while creating a marvelous game piece for outdoor play.
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!
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.
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.
Ask a child if he wants to practice his alphabet and you'll likely get snubbed. But ask if he'd like to play letter detective? You just might hook yourself a fish.
Help your kindergartener pick up spelling, alphabetical order and reading fast with just simple clothespins and paint sticks!
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