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  • How can you help your child be a successful reader?
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  • Read to or with them Parents are key reading role models. High frequency reading parents are six times more likely to have high frequency reading kids. (2008 Kids & Family Reading Report)2008 Kids & Family Reading Report
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  • Expose them to reading materials! The more types of reading materials there are in the home, the higher students are in reading proficiency, according to the Educational Testing Service. 3 Children who grow up in homes where books are plentiful go further in school than those who dont. Children with low- education families can do as well as children with high-education families if they have access to books at home. (Family scholarly culture and educational success: Books and schooling in 27 nations)
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  • Make reading fun !
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  • Resources Scholastic Storyline Online directory/?sort=titleb Rrockets Can Do Helper Page
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  • Resources for kids Tumblebooks- school online database Fry Words from Alligator Apps Hungry Monster- word builders Spelling Magic 2
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  • What your child should know before 1st grade starts: Be able to read books with patterns BOY Reading Level- D EOY Reading Level- J, K- Guided Know alphabet and letter sounds Know sights words.
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  • Ways to help improve sight word recognition: Read often Fry Words App Flash cards/ word lists
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  • Word lists
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  • Ways to help your child finish a book. Choose a just right book. Allow them time to tell you about their book. Watch out for fake reading.
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  • Ways to Improve Writing Provide opportunities for writing. Grocery list Letters to relatives Journal about summer events Write stories (Book Creator)
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  • Read to or with them


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