Reading

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Try Not to Moo – A Silly Phonogram Game

Review phonograms with this hilarious reading and spelling game!

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The “No Gaps” Approach to Reading and Spelling

Most reading and spelling problems are caused by gaps in the curriculum. That’s why AAR and AAS teach with a “no gaps” approach.

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How to Teach Contractions

Give your child a solid understanding of how contractions are formed and what they actually mean.

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Create a Christmas Book Advent Calendar

Have you ever used an Advent calendar? This one is the perfect way to incorporate read-aloud time into your family’s holiday traditions.

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Thanksgiving Scramble – A Fun Make-a-Word Activity

How many words can you make out of the word ‘Thanksgiving’? This colorful Make-a-Word activity offers delicious holiday fun!

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How to Motivate Your Child to Read

“I hate reading!” Have you ever heard this declaration from your child? If so, this post is for you.

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How to Teach Schwas

Explore several strategies to help your children deal with words that have muffled vowel sounds in the unaccented syllable.

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Our Top Tips for Using the Letter Tiles App

If you need a few tips for using the Letter Tiles App, look no further! Check out our top 11 tips!

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Real Moms, Real Kids: Dyslexia and Hope

If dealing with dyslexia is making you feel hopeless, you’ll discover hope in Raquel and Katie’s story.

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Silent E: Teaching Kids the Whole Truth

We’re busting a common spelling myth and revealing the seven different jobs of the very versatile and multi-tasking Silent E!

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A Treasure Trove of Pirate Activities for Reading and Spelling

Have fun with your little swashbucklers on International Talk Like a Pirate Day–this selection of pirate activities is a great place to start!

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5 Ways to Teach Rhyming

There are three stages of rhyming—hearing, recognizing, and producing. Find out how to help your child during all three stages!

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