Posts Tagged ‘slow reading’

Developing Reading Rate: Tips for Home

If you are concerned about your child’s reading rate (See “Have a Slow Reader?”), here are some things to try at home. First, developing a sense of comfort with reading is paramount to successful reading, so if reading is accompanied by anxiety, take a step back and relax for a bit.  The following tips should…

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Have a Slow Reader?

  Schools are pushing for a certain number of words read per minute, and it can be intimidating for lots of kids.  If your child is struggling meeting this goal, or appears to be a slower than average reader, there are a few reasons this might be happening.  The selection is too hard.  This typically…

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