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What is Phonemic Awareness?

By Taylor Charles

The skills a child learns in achieving phonemic awareness are essentially pre-reading skills.  Phonemic awareness is the foundation necessary for children to read and also write. 

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Informational texts

What are Informational Texts?

By Taylor Charles

Unlike fiction and literature, informational texts do not use characters or anything fictional.  Different from narratives that tell a story across time sequentially, informational texts are often non-linear. 

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What to Know Before Kindergarten

What Should Kids Know Before Kindergarten?

By Taylor Charles

Kindergarten is an exciting step towards growing independence! As the first day of school approaches, your child should be able to do a few things on their own without much prompting or assistance. Read on for more on what your kids should know before kindergarten!

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What is an IEP?

What Is an IEP in Education?

By Taylor Charles

Regardless of what you already know about the IEP, this guide will help make that information a little clearer so you are aware of how much these plans help support children who learn and think differently.

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What Are High Frequency Words?

By Taylor Charles

If you are looking to help your preschooler or primary aged child become a better reader, you have come to the right place! One of the best ways to improve your child’s reading skills is to help them review high frequency words.

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How to Teach Sight Words

How to Teach Sight Words

By Taylor Charles

When thinking about how to teach sight words, most parents will admit – they aren’t teachers. However, just because you weren’t formally trained, doesn’t mean you can’t support your child in school and help reinforce their skills.

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