This GIFT BOOK will get you onto the reading road with your child. You may have a reading program already but these worksheets will supplement any scheme and make sure that your child becomes a fluent reader with good comprehension of what he/she is reading.
Does your child struggle with the reading process. This set of worksheets will help.
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A list of 15 facts about phonics. There are different types of phonic teaching but synthetic phonics has proved over the years to be very effective in teaching reading. Acquaint yourselves with the facts and apply them to your teaching via the Burt Reading Scheme available from Burt Books.... [click here for more]
This is a standardised test for assessing reading skills. It assesses word recognition abilities but does not assess comprehension. The test shows how well a child can decipher a new word. Read the instructions very carefully before administering the test. It is simple and straightforward to administer. It is an acknowledged worldwide recognised standardised test. IT CAN BE USED TO TEST CHILDREN... [click here for more]
It is a great responsibility to be entrusted with the reading development of your child and any caring parent will probably often question themselves as to whether they are doing the best job possible. Is the reading program that I am using the most effective that I can use? How do I assess my child's progress? How do I know that he/she is making age appropriate progress?
This fact sheet gives some... [click here for more]
This free copy of The Burt Teach a child to Read series is for a limited period only. Try this free booklet and then assess if it works. There are many more in the series.
This is part of the YOU CAN TEACH A CHILD TO READ series and concentrates on teaching the CONSONANT BLENDS AND DIGRAPHS. There are lists that you can use to tutor these sounds in combination with other consonant and vowel sounds.... [click here for more]