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Aug 22, 2012

Reading Log

Reading logs can be a contentious issue for both educators and parents. For educators a reading log is often the signal of the trench war between enthusiasts for phonics and the devotees of whole language instruction. In a reductive nutshell,...

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Aug 22, 2012

Kids' Spelling Tips

Kids’ spelling is nothing if not inventive, but sometimes, the funny way kids spell things is a great reminder to parents and teachers that the English language is rather, for lack of a better word, irregular, in its spelling. The...

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Aug 16, 2012

Reading and Writing

Literacy involves being able to both read and write; reading and writing are sister activities, if you will, in the family of literacy. In writing circles it has become almost commonplace that reading helps you become a better writer. But...

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Aug 15, 2012

Reading and Autism – Teaching Kids to Read and Comprehend

# Reading and Autism: Teaching Kids to Read and Comprehend reading comprehension and autism

Children with autism, including nonverbal children, learn to read and comprehend better with programmes that capitalise on their strengths.
Autism is a...

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