Are you teaching a student to read? I am now teaching my 7th child! I've used numerous phonics resources in the past, and am now happy to review First Start Reading from Memoria Press. The set includes 5 paperback books: the Teacher Book (322 pages) and consumable Student Books A-D (68-106 pages … [Read more...] about Review: Memoria Press “First Start Reading”
I have shared a few times about how my fourth child is a struggling reader. She's my only one (so far), so I have really had to approach things differently with her. I am so grateful to All About Reading for helping with our journey this year! We have been working through All About … [Read more...] about All About Reading Level 2–almost done!
Today I'm sharing a review of the company Talking Fingers, Inc. , and specifically the Talking Shapes iPad App. My 3-year-old, 5-year-old and I have been playing around with the Talking Shapes app for the last 6 weeks. This app for i Pad is geared towards children in grades Pre K - K. It is an … [Read more...] about Review of Talking Shapes i Pad App
(If you like this post, would you please Pin It? Thanks!) Our final Day of "5 Days of Homeschooling Essentials" has arrived and today I'm sharing a comparison of the resources I use (and have used) to teach reading. This is probably one of the areas that scares new homeschoolers the most. … [Read more...] about Homeschool Essentials for Teaching Reading
http://i91.photobucket.com/albums/k286/genamayo/ReadToPreschoolers.png I'm happy to be guest-posting at Homeschool Encouragement today. Be sure to head over there to see some of my favorite preschool picture books and some great tips for reading to your little ones! --Gena … [Read more...] about Teaching Preschool With Picture Books
We have now finished 11 lessons from the wonderful reading curriculum All About Reading . As we move along through it I'm understanding more about what this curriculum is trying to do and why I didn't need to do it with my older three kids. 1. We are at the level in reading (it's … [Read more...] about All About Reading–Activity Sheets