Posts Tagged ‘online reading for kids’

Celebrate National Children’s Day!

“The best thing to spend on your children is your time.” – Louise Hart (Author and Parenting Expert) If you’re a parent, you’ve probably heard the following question from your children: “There’s a Mother’s Day and a Father’s Day; is there a Children’s Day?” Now you can confidently answer this question with a resounding yes!  National Children’s Day is celebrated…

How teaching to read revolves around learning from children

“As any teacher will tell you, the students themselves are central to a teacher’s own learning” – Dr. Marion Blank from her book The Reading Remedy When an educator is teaching to read, effective results come from understanding a child’s perspective of learning.  Reading for kids works best when it is engaging — whether through educational activities for kids or…

Reading with Meaning – How Reading Kingdom Fosters Reading Comprehension

Comprehension is central to reading. After all, what is the point of decoding the words on a page if you don’t understand that they are saying? Yet, many programs place all their emphasis on decoding and give short shrift to comprehension under the misguided assumption that children will just pick it up. Sadly, many do not. Reading Kingdom has been…

Reading for Kids Opens New Potential for the Future

Children have incredibly powerful learning abilities.  Teaching reading to kids must foster these abilities to develop a complete range of literacy skills for both reading and writing. Our founder, Dr. Marion Blank shared this quote from her book, The Reading Remedy below: “By broadening the scope of what we teach children and the way we teach children, we can give…

Reading Software Changes the Face of Education

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela This memorable quote sparks new hope for the world of tomorrow.  The opportunities for change, peace and prosperity all begin with early education and the methods we use to teach our future generations. Educational activities for kids, educational games and online reading software…

7 Tips for Teaching Kids Punctuation

Are you teaching a child to read who, despite your efforts, seems unable to master the basics of punctuation? To help your child develop the necessary skills, follow these 7 tips for teaching kids punctuation. They can be started practices once your child is able to smoothly read several connected sentences in a book regardless of the grade level of…