Category Archives: Reading Advice

What is Functional Literacy and Why is it so Important?

Functional literacy is more important than some people may think, and it is the cornerstone to a student’s academic and, potentially, professional success. Without the basic ability to understand simple reading material, students can’t absorb information from textbooks for study … Continue reading

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It’s Back to School Time!

Today’s blog is by our guest blogger, Mila Teshler MS., OTR/L. Pack your book-bags! Grab your lunchboxes! Fall is here and school is back! As kids are beginning their quest for knowledge, you are wondering how to assure that they … Continue reading

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Why Your Child’s Posture May Be More Important Than You Think (part 2).

Today’s blog is by our guest blogger, Mila Teshler MS., OTR/L. Basics Matter!  A desk and a chair make a difference in how your child learns.  A student spends most of his day working behind a desk. If his body … Continue reading

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Why Your Child’s Posture May Be More Important Than You Think (part 1).

Find out why good posture is important for reading. Plus, get quick tips on how to improve your child’s posture. Today’s blog is by our guest blogger, Mila Teshler MS., OTR/L. Do you remember as a kid your mom telling … Continue reading

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Improving Your Child’s Focusing Skills.

Today’s blog is by our guest blogger, Mila Teshler MS., OTR/L. “The more that you read, the more things you will know.  The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” Dr. Seuss,  I Can Read With My Eyes … Continue reading

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Does Your Child Hate Homework?

You can always find ways to make reading interesting to your child. It will not seem like more homework if you use these secrets.

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Who Said Reading Can’t be Fun?

Does your child complain that reading is boring? Don’t despair! There are easy and effective ways to boost your child’s reading skills. Do fun activities that require lots of reading. Here are some practical ideas.

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No-Stress Reading is Easy!

Learning to read doesn’t have to be stressful for you or your child! Here’s how to make learning to read fun and stress-free.

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Obvious Doesn’t Mean Easy!

One of the best ways to improve your child’s reading skills is also one of the most obvious: read to your child. But just because it’s obvious doesn’t mean it’s easy! The plain and simple fact is that …

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