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A new challenge begins

I was glowing about my son’s grade in reading/writing a few days ago. Now, I am getting nervous again. Mike’s grade in reading/writing has dropped 7 points because he is struggling with ending sounds of words, in addition to another … Continue reading

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Barking mad for phonics

Mike was starting to get bored with his Leap Frog “Letter Factory” DVD. He needed something else to reinforce everything he learned about letter sounds. Thankfully, his awesome preschool teacher bought him a Hot Dots Jr. set for patterns and … Continue reading

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A $2 DVD gets Mike to a new level

Mike is cruising through phonics worksheets in kindergarten. He was exposed to letter sounds in his pre-k class but I don’t think he really picked up the material in class. Thanks to a $2 DVD, Mike is my little expert … Continue reading

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