Affordable Reading Tutoring Options

Affordable Reading Tutoring Options

Affordable Reading Tutoring Options It’s a tough time to be a struggling reader or a smart kid who’s simply having difficulty reading. Imagine a youngster learning the basics of reading having to learn all required subjects online. It’s just not natural! Yet, this is...

How to Teach Soft c

How to Teach Soft c The consonant letter <c> spells /s/ before <e, i, or y>. In this lesson, you’ll find a learning video and word lists. Soft <c> comes about midway through the Viva Phonics program. I had originally placed it much later,...
Teaching the Suffix -ed

Teaching the Suffix -ed

How to Teach the Suffix -ed The suffix <-ed> spells three sounds: /Id, t, d/. In this lesson, you’ll find a learning video and sample word list. When I teach the suffix <-ed>, I teach one sound at a time. If we are studying the suffix <-ed>...
Is Your First Grader Struggling with Reading?

Is Your First Grader Struggling with Reading?

Is Your First Grader Struggling with Reading? Have you been told that your child is reading below grade level? Your first grader is struggling with reading. How can this be? The school journey has just begun. Then the line after that goes something like this,...
Double the Consonant Rules

Double the Consonant Rules

Double the Consonant Rules Spelling doesn’t have to stump your readers. The key to elevate a student’s understanding is to explain the reason behind English spelling. Here are three rules to help your students understand when to double the consonant in...