Yearly Archives: 2013

New Year…New Reader!

  Of course, with the New Year come new resolutions.  Like all of us, I have faithfully, with good intentions, made resolutions that have fizzled out over time.  Some years I’ve attempted to give up things such as, diet soft

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Help with finding a Good Fit book

So, how can you help your child find that “good fit” book?  One easy way is by using the 5-finger rule.  Have your child open the book somewhere near the center and begin reading the page.  Each time they come

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Three ways to keep your child reading over the winter break.

As a parent of three kids, I know that keeping them reading over the winter break can be challenging.  As a reading specialist, the thought of my students not reading for two weeks makes me cringe, and believe me I

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