Most people ask, “What exactly is the Fry 100 sight word list and why do we need it?” That’s a great question! First, sight words are words that we see over and over in everything that we read. These words often do not sound out
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Phonemic Awareness Test A Phonemic Awareness test will give you crucial information concerning a set of skills that are mandatory when learning to read. Phonemic awareness skills are a very effective early predictor for future reading difficulties. In other words, you can tell who is
“Most often when a child is experiencing reading problems, it is a reflection of difficulty in decoding words accurately and fluently. He may be struggling with trying to get the word itself. Comprehension skills generally mature when a child has all the prerequisite skills in
How to Divide a Word Into Syllables We have to look at the definition of syllable first in order to learn how to divide a word into syllables. A syllable is defined as “a unit of pronunciation having one vowel sound, with or without surrounding
How to Help a Struggling Reader How to help a struggling reader is a puzzle with many pieces. Before the learning difference is addressed, a struggling reader must be made aware that he is smart and capable of accomplishing anything he really wants to accomplish.
Assessments Assessments help the parent/teacher to evaluate if the material being taught was successfully taught. If the assessment shows that there are gaps in the learner’s knowledge, then the material can be retaught. This is a great tool for helping the learner to be successful
Reading Level Assessment The Reading Level Assessment is based on the Reading Blocks: A Step By Step Method to Teach Reading program and will assist the instructor in determining the skill level of the reader. This assessment will guide the instructor on the correct block