Category: Learning Skills

Resources and information about learning and learning skills. Designed for teachers, parents, homeschoolers, and education specialists.

Thanksgiving Activity Fun Pack for Kids – Full Color Printable

When we think of Thanksgiving we often think of food, lots and lots of food!  We think of family.  We think of giving thanks.  Maybe we think of fun crafts for the kids.   Do you ever think of Thanksgiving as an opportunity to strengthen children’s learning ability?  No?  That’s okay.  That’s what I’m here …

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Halloween Activity Fun Pack for Kids – Full Color Printable

What happens when you want your child to engage in therapeutic learning exercises but you don’t want it to feel like work?   You give them a Halloween Activity Fun Pack full of visual skill-building treats!  Instead of saying, “Oh man, do I HAVE to?” your child might surprise you with “These are so fun!  …

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Power Up Your Child’s Sight Word Practice – Part 3

It’s time to get silly with sight words!  In Power Up Your Child’s Sight Word Practice – Part 1 you identified exactly which words cause your young learner difficulty while reading.  In Part 2 you strengthened sight word recognition by playing a quick and easy DIY game.  Now in part 3 of 3 get ready …

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Power Up Your Child’s Sight Word Practice – Part 2

In Power Up Your Child’s Sight Word Practice – Part 1 we discussed one effective strategy for identifying which sight words may interfere with your child’s reading fluency.  Here in Part 2 we move into a slightly more engaging way to improve sight word recognition, especially recognition of those words that you uncovered in Part …

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Power Up Your Child’s Sight Word Practice – Part 1

Whether your child is just learning sight words or is starting to show signs of trouble reading them, I have three quick and easy ideas for you to help strengthen sight word recognition.   And hey, why don’t we throw in a little bit of processing speed work while we’re at it?   Timed Sight …

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