Posts Tagged ‘common core standards’

Learn to Read, Learn to Write

In addition to teaching children how to read, the Reading Kingdom program also helps children learn to write.  These two skills go hand in hand, ultimately helping children build the strong foundation in literacy they need to become successful later in life. Of course in order to write on a computer or tablet, children need to know how to use…

Is Common Core Changing How Children Learn to Read?

Kathryn (teacher) asks: Is Common Core Changing Reading Instruction? Dr. Marion Blank, founder of The Reading Kingdom answers: “That is a multi-level question that does not permit an easy answer. In terms of time and effort, the answer is yes. Common Core is definitely changing the packaging of material and requiring enormous amounts of time, effort and expense from educators…