What are sight words? Which learning style best describes your child? How do you handle competition from that most annoying source--other parents? Read on for the tips and tools you need to handle these and other important educational issues.
What Are Sight Words?
Sight words are common words that cannot be sounded out. These high-frequency constitute 50 to 75 percent of the vocabulary in the texts your child reads. What is the best way to teach these tricky words?
What's Your Style?
Every child has a unique way of learning. Does your child learn best through words and music? Does he prefer to write and draw? Or is touching and manipulating objects the best way for your child to learn?
Keeping Competition in Check
Competition is a natural part of growing up, and learning to deal with it is one of the challenges of childhood. But what do you do when the hyper-competitive braggart at your child's spelling bee or sporting event is another adult?
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August 5, 2013
Welcome to the back-to-school Flash Kids blog tour!
June 25, 2013
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April 16, 2012
Take a look at our suggestions on how kids—and parents—can prepare for test day.
March 14, 2012
span>Wondering how to observe St. Patrick's Day with your kids? Check out a few of these suggestions to have a celebration that is both culturally enriching and entertaining!
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February 17, 2012
55 more sight words for young learners
We've added lots of new reading and math worksheets to our site. Download them here!