Reading

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How to Teach Alphabetizing

Alphabetizing is an essential skill that will help students in many day-to-day tasks both at home and at school.

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Break the “Word Guessing” Habit

Does your child guess at unknown words instead of sounding them out? Find out why kids guess and how you can solve the problem.

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How to Develop Print Awareness

Print awareness is one of five critical pre-reading skills. Our free Quick Guide will show you how to help your child develop print awareness and have fun at the same time.

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How to Teach Reading Comprehension

Reading comprehension is a vital part of the reading process. Discover the ways we teach this skill in the All About Reading program.

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Rhyming with Candy Hearts

Reinforce the concept of rhyming with this delightful downloadable activity!

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Using Letter Tiles to Teach Reading and Spelling

Would you like to see how letter tiles are used in the All About Reading and All About Spelling programs?

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How the “Funnel Concept” Affects Learning

When you teach, you may assume there’s an unobstructed pipeline between you and your child. But there isn’t …

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How to Teach Suffixes

Give your child tools to master the concept of suffixes and excel in reading and spelling!

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How to Teach Phonograms

Do you know how to teach phonograms? Don’t worry—it’s easier than you think!

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The Essential Guide to Teaching Compound Words

What do a milkshake, a mailbox, and a notebook have in common? Actually, nothing … except that they all happen to be compound words.

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10 Salt Trays for Fun Writing Practice

Are you ready to make it FUN for your child to practice letter formation, phonograms, and spelling words?

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Fun with Portmanteaus

Introduce your child to portmanteaus and open up a whole new world of fun with words!

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