Posts Tagged ‘literacy curriculum’

Ask Reading Kingdom: Do Adults Learn to Read the Same Way as Children?

Illiteracy affects adults just as much as it does children. A 2002 study from the National Center of Education Statistics showed that roughly 40% of adults in the United States were at either basic or below basic levels of proficiency.  An emphasis needs to be placed on teaching adults how to read, but can adults learn to read the same…

Reading Needs Writing! A Vital, But Neglected, Message

Though decades of research, Dr. Marion Blank, the creator of the patented “6-SIM” Six Skill Integrated Method that is only available in the Reading Kingdom program, has found that learning to write is an essential part of learning to read – that when children can write effectively, they can read effectively, and that writing and reading are skills that reinforce…

Learn to read right: Learn to write!

Many Reading Kingdom subscribers note the emphasis placed on writing in our program. Some people ask us why a “reading” program would require so much writing. Well, the answer is that Dr. Marion Blank, the creator of the Reading Kingdom system, has found in her decades of research that learning to write is an essential part of learning to read…