Homeschooling Gifted Students: Tips to Help Children Succeed

Homeschooling Gifted Students: Tips to Help Children Succeed

As parents, we all want the best education for our children. But what if you have a gifted child? Gifted students have exceptional abilities and intellect, which often require alternative solutions to meet their needs. Unfortunately, traditional educational settings may not always meet their unique needs. Homeschooling gifted students is a popular educational option for…

Mastering Sight Words: Strategies for Teaching High Frequency Words

Mastering Sight Words: Strategies for Teaching High Frequency Words

You might be wondering, “What’s the big deal about why children need to master sight words” Well, they hold the key to reading fluency and understanding what you read.  Imagine this: your child is reading a book, and suddenly she comes across a bunch of words she’s never seen before. It’s like stumbling upon a…

Building Phonological Awareness: Activities for Developing Sound Recognition

Building Phonological Awareness: Activities for Developing Sound Recognition

Building phonological awareness through engaging activities will help your child learn fast! Phonological awareness plays a crucial role in developing strong literacy skills, particularly in the early stages of learning to read and write.  Understanding and recognizing sounds is the foundation upon which children build their reading and writing abilities. By developing phonological awareness, children…

Phonemic Awareness: What is it? What Activities can I do?

Phonemic Awareness: What is it? What Activities can I do?

Are you ready to unlock the secret to reading success? Look no further than phonemic awareness (PA), a fundamental skill that lays the foundation for fluent reading and strong literacy development. Whether you’re just starting your homeschooling journey or seeking to enhance your teaching techniques, understanding the power of PA will change the way you…