We break it all down for you: what phonics is, the benefits of adding it to your little one’s learning journey, and when (and how!) to introduce it.
From letter sounds to phonics to sight words, the learning experts at HOMER have you covered with tips, resources, and guides to help your child build early literacy skills.
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Your big goal is to make books and stories so wonderful, so special, and so exciting that your child cannot wait to learn to read.
Making your home “book-oriented environment” doesn’t mean you have to give up an entire room to dedicate to books!
Your child has mastered the alphabet; they can name the letters, they know the order of the letters, and they know the sounds that each letter represents. So, what’s next?
We hope these tipsl help your family keep the spirit of reading alive and well in your home, even as the pressures of standardized testing mount.
Is your child a reluctant reader? Pull out the picture books. These tips will help you support your child’s love of reading in the early years of formal schooling.
When it comes to learning to read, slow and steady wins the race.
Follow these tips to make learning fun and fruitful.
Singing the ABCs is fun, but knowing the sounds letters make it the real key to learning to read.