Tag Archive: reading

Aug 18

Reading Kingdom – A Schoolhouse Crew Review

Reading Kingdom Chart

As a mom, homeschool teacher and avid reader, one of my teaching goals for my kids is to help them develop into excellent readers and to instill in them a love of reading. I believe that reading opens the doors to a whole new world. Kids can jump between the pages of a book and …

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Jun 17

Our Reading List for Boys with Five Ways to Encourage them to Read

Have you ever wondered what to do to get your boys interested in reading? I have one avid reader and one who prefers not to read whenever possible. By having these two extremes, I have learned a thing or two that may help you out. Here are my top 5 tips for getting boys to …

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Feb 11

Phonics Can Be Fun!


Does the thought of teaching phonics bore you? I am here to tell you that phonics can be fun! I have been contemplating the question, “What is my favorite subject to teach?” I came to the surprising realization that it is phonics. Phonics and learning to read opens a whole new world to children. When …

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