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Parent-Teacher Conference Questions

Parent-teacher conferences are the perfect time for parents to ask questions and to get a report from your child’s teacher. This year, this conference is even more important as so many of your children are doing school virtually, either fully or partially. This is your opportunity to discuss what you see at home, as well as what the…

Sleep Problems? Tips to Help You Adjust to the Time Change

NEW: At-Home and Online Spelling Program with Phonics and Spelling Patterns – Limited time discount extended until Thursday. Learn More Sleep problems can affect all of us and are especially difficult with the time change. Sleep is critical for our minds, memory, learning, and development. While you are sleeping, your brain organizes information, makes connections,…

New Online Spelling Program

We have redesigned our At-Home and Online Spelling Program from the ground up to be the most effective and efficient way to improve your child’s spelling skills. Your kids will learn how to spell words according to their phonetic patterns. They’ll start to identify that most words follow 8 simple spelling patterns. Your kids will…

10 Spelling Activities for Any Word List

Now Open — At-Home and Online Spelling Program with Phonics. Learn More Spelling activities can make spelling practice a bit more fun and can help with spelling problems. As we learned last week, spelling problems can happen because of auditory and visual processing problems. These areas impact your memory of spelling words, phonics, and reading vocabulary.…

What Causes Problems with Spelling

Now Open — At-Home and Online Spelling Program with Phonics. Learn More Many children and even adults have problems and difficulties with spelling. Spell check can often only get you so far. Sometimes spell check cannot even tell what word it is you are trying to spell. You may have even written a word that…

10 Back-to-School Supplies: The Ultimate List

This year is looking quite a bit different from previous years. That does not mean you can’t set your kids up for success! Having the right back-to-school supplies can make the difference. Use our supplies list to get your year off to a great start. What Can You Do to Get Your Kids Off to…

4th of July Family Activities

This year, the 4th of July might be a little different for your family, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still have fun! There are a lot of activities you can do with your direct family to make your 4th of July that much more memorable. The 4th of July is perfect for outside activities…

Executive Function and Reading

“If You Fail to Plan, You Plan to Fail.”– Benjamin Franklin Executive function is all about planning and organizing. It’s also your ability to strategize and pay attention to and remember details. Executive function also involves flexible thinking. This is used when you have an assignment or project, or a problem that can be done…

Visual Discrimination, Form Constancy, and Reading

Visual Discrimination Visual discrimination is the ability to discern subtle similarities and differences visually. This is the process of seeing the details of what we are looking at. What is the same? What is different? Shapes, sizes, and colors are details to be looked at. When you read the details of these attributes define the…

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