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Weekend reading with your kids check out storylineonline

Are there days when you wish you had just a few more hours to get everything done AND go to the library. For the days when you don’t have time to go pick out new reading books visit storylineonline.net. Reading to children has been repeatedly shown to improve their reading, writing and communication skills, logical thinking, concentration and general academic…

In One State, More Children Homeschool Than Attend Private Schools. Why That Shouldn’t Shock You.

Homeschooling has become increasingly popular, and in North Carolina, enrollment has actually surpassed the number of students attending private schools.  The Daily Signal shares more: “In North Carolina, the number of homeschoolers has now surpassed the number of students attending private schools. That statistic may seem shocking if you’ve been a stranger to the growth of the homeschooling movement, which…

Reading Kingdom PERFECT for multi-level Homeschooling

Renata is a mom who signed up 3 of her homeschoolers who are each at different reading levels, for Reading Kingdom.  Here’s more about her experience: Each of our 3 participants used Reading Kingdom daily for this review.  They used it in addition to their normal learning programs.  All three children were able to easily complete 2 lessons each day….

Ask Reading Kingdom: What are the top questions from homeschoolers about early literacy?

Pamela (parent) asks: What is a top question or concern you receive from parents of home schooled children about early literacy? Reading Kingdom answers: Home schoolers and non-home schoolers often express a common concern. Both groups repeatedly question the key role that writing plays in the Reading Kingdom. Often the question is phrased in the following terms: I want my…

How to Prepare Children to Learn to Read and Write

  As Preschool approaches, helping children prepare to learn to read and write can be a challenging task for parents.  Many moms and dads leave this up to the schools, but they have a significant role in helping children get ready for school. Barbara asks: How important is it for parents to be involved in helping their preschool children prepare…

Homeschooling Mom Spells Out Success with Reading Kingdom!

Charlotte is a homeschooling mom who recently used our reading program with two of her children.  Here’s what she had to say about their progress:   “I was able to put two of my children into this program. First up – Nutsy. She took the Skills Survey and ended up at the beginning of Seeing Sequences and Letter Land. Part…