Posts Tagged ‘reading program’

Classic Reading Instruction Isn’t Enough. Here’s why:

The patented “6-SIM” Six Skill Integrated Method developed by Dr. Marion Blank has been awarded multiple times for the advantages it provides over classic teaching methods and this mom was the latest to find out why. Here’s what she has to say about our unique approach: “Reading Kingdom uses a very different approach from the typical phonics or whole language…

Mom deems Reading Kingdom “pretty close to perfect”

Meg is a mom who signed her early reader up for a subscription to Reading Kingdom and was nothing less than shocked at the results.  Here’s what she thinks of our reading program: I’m not certain that Reading Kingdom is “perfect,” but I think it’s pretty close. Programs that are very phonics based don’t work for us – Jude can’t…

Should We Require Computer Science Classes?

Our world relies more and more on technology, which leads us to an important conversation, of whether or not computer science classes should be required in school. Read more from Huffington Post: Computer science: Most of us don’t even know what it is. It seems distant and even a bit confronting. What does it mean? How is it used? Indeed,…

Mom Reports: Reading Kingdom “takes the frustration out of forcing phonics”

Renita is a mom who tried just about every reading program out there before discovering Reading Kingdom.  Here’s what she thinks about our unique approach to literacy: There are a lot of online reading programs out there today.  We have tried many…many of them.  So far Reading Kingdom has become a favorite of Lydia’s.  She has been working with the…

Mom Replaces Phonics Program with Reading Kingdom. What Happens Next Will Surprise You:

Sarah is a mom who decided to try letting her son use Reading Kingdom in lieu of his normal phonics curricula.  Here are her results from the experiment: My son was asking to do his lessons on Reading Kingdom. I let him do his lessons on the program in lieu of doing his actual phonics curricula during the review period. …

Ask Reading Kingdom: Could phonics instruction contribute to the development of dyslexia?

Chris (Parent) asks Could phonics instruction contribute to the development of dyslexia? Dr. Marion Blank (Reading Kingdom Founder) answers: This question at first glance may seem “far out.” It is basically asking: Is it possible that the dominant and well-intended teaching method used in reading instruction can cause the very difficulties it was designed to avoid? In other words it…