Enhance literacy development with these activities in your home.
From food drives to picking up litter at the park, there are plenty of ways to involve young children in service work. These ten books further children’s understanding of the value inherent in helping others, collaborating in community, and contributing to society. #CommunityService #ChildrensLiterature #Books
100 Resources for Gifted Kids (from the Arts to the Sciences and Everything in Between)
While I love providing my kiddos with the means to pursue their passions, I have to admit it has the potential to become an exhausting and expensive adventure. Since my kids pretty much eat information for breakfast, our options have to be readily accessible – and cheap.
7 Ways You Can Help Your Child Grow Their Reading Comprehension Skills| Staunton - Harrisonburg
Does your child struggle to understand what they're reading? Get these 7 tips to open the door to greater comprehension—and a lifetime love of reading!
The best kindergarten sight words
The Measured Mom shares ideas about what sight words are, how to teach them, and why it’s important to integrate sight word teaching with phonics. This post will tackle kindergarten sight words. Check out these great tips to use with your students as they are learning to master sight words.
Phonemic Awareness Activities
5 fun phonemic awareness activities for beginner and struggling readers. Ideal for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten children or children who need a little extra support. Learning letter sounds and connecting them to the printed letter is a fundamental skill in learning how to read. #phonemicawarenessactivities #phonemicawareness #phonemicawarenesskindergarten #phonemicawarenessgames #phonemicsawarenessactivitiespreschool #phonicsactivities
Teach Your Child to Read the Montessori Way
This course will deliver everything you need to effectively teach children between the ages of 3-6 how to read either at home or in the classroom. You will learn: *The developmental process of a child goes through to learn to read *How to prepare a learning environment simply and easily *How to work through reading and writing problems Games that make reading and writing fun #reading #learntoread #montessori #teachyourchildtoread
What is Structured Literacy?
What is structured literacy? What are the components of structured literacy, and what does it look like in the classroom? Get the answers on this post from The Measured Mom.
Help Your Child Read With This Cute Educational Snowman Craft
What better way to show what you love than with a project? Grab the kids and make something today! It's time to get your kids involved in some seasonal crafts and decorations! And, because we at MayaSmart.com are all about raising readers, we're going to throw in some literacy practice as well.