Posts Tagged ‘reading tutoring’

Recommended Adventure Book for Kids: Rain Reign

  Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin crafts a story that captivates young readers, while bringing to light complex issues of differing abilities and families. Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains: What You Need to Know: • When a super storm hits her town, a young autistic girl learns to cope with change and loss. • Rose loves homonyms,…

Mom Loves the Portability of Our Reading Program!

Angie is a mom and recent subscriber to Reading Kingdom for her son.  Here’s what she thinks: By covering sequencing, writing, sounds, meaning, grammar, and comprehension, Reading Kingdom helps children learn to read in a more balanced approach than phonics (sounds) alone. That’s right, you can have more than one child on your account! Being that it is a website…

Recommended Book for Kids: Lost in Lexicon

Lost in Lexicon by Pendred Noyce brings adventure, self-discovery and the magic of math to life!   Learn more from Melissa Gaynor with Sweet on Books : What You Need to Know: • This “adventure in words and numbers” is perfect for readers looking for a challenge. • Lost in Lexicon is the first installment in a series. Look for The Ice Castle…

Our Program Helps Create Lifelong Readers

Emily is a mom who used Reading Kingdom as part of her teaching toolkit to help her 3 kids become lifelong readers.  Here’s what she thinks about our program: We have worked hard to instill a love of reading in our kids, but as with anything worth doing, it is often hard work at first.  This is the case with…

Readers absorb less on Kindles than on paper, study finds

It’s been debated whether or not digital readers served the same benefits as books, and now, studies are beginning to show that books are still the boss. The Guardian has more: Research suggests that recall of plot after using an e-reader is poorer than with traditional books A new study which found that readers using a Kindle were “significantly” worse…

Ask Reading Kingdom: what are the greatest inefficiencies in the delivery of public education?

Bruce (Educator) asks: In your opinion, what are the greatest inefficiencies in the delivery of public education? Dr. Marion Blank (Founder of Reading Kingdom) answers: Throughout my life I have been fascinated by the teaching process and its power to change people. As part of this process, I have been particularly intrigued by television. Although it has sharply deviated from…