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Do You Know the Signs of a True Reading Weakness?

Frustrated Student
Oct 02,2018 | Posted in Academic Subjects, Dyslexia, Reading by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

I think my child is struggling with reading. I am concerned about his reading skills. What are the signs of  a reading weakness? Reading issues can be hard to detect for parents. Is your child reading on grade level? Is his … Read More

Get Your Kids Reading This Summer with This!

Girl looking at books in store
Jun 15,2018 | Posted in Reading, Summer Tutoring by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

I love to read! Reading is truly something I look forward to. I always loved reading as a child, and even more so as an adult. However, not everyone has an affinity for reading. In fact, it is often difficult … Read More

Summer Learning Made Easy

summer reading
May 13,2018 | Posted in Creative Writing, Learning Activities, Math, Reading, summer camp, Summer Slide Prevention, Summer Tutoring, Tutoring by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

Summer vacation is just a few weeks away! As the school year winds down and the summer planning begins be sure to incorporate summer learning into your schedule. A summer without an academic component can lead to a significant learning … Read More

5 Reasons Why Reading With Your Children Is So Important

Girl Reading on the Grass
Apr 08,2018 | Posted in Parent Blogs, Reading by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

Reading with your children is very important because it increases overall oral reading fluency, builds vocabulary development and improves overall comprehension skills. Children who are read to are more likely to be successful in school. Did you know there are other … Read More

3 Reading Resources We LOVE

Feb 14,2018 | Posted in Learning Resources, Reading by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

In celebration of Valentine’s Day,  we wanted to share some reading resources that we love! These sites can help support your child’s existing reading program. We have many more reading sites that we love; however, these 3 are fun, interactive … Read More

Questions To Ask Before, During and After Reading

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Nov 16,2017 | Posted in Reading by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman
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Asking questions before, during and after reading improves comprehension and develops critical thinking skills. As parents and educators, we need to encourage our children to ask questions before, during and after reading. The more you incorporate this strategy of asking questions, … Read More

What Do You Know About Dyslexia?

frustrated child studying
Oct 03,2017 | Posted in Dyslexia, Reading, Wilson Reading by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman
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October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month! Do you know 1 in 10 people have symptoms of dyslexia? Dyslexia is a language-based learning disability.  Dyslexia can make  learning to read difficult; however, with the right instruction, almost all students with dyslexia … Read More

3 Tips on Selecting the “Right” Book

Jun 22,2017 | Posted in Reading by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

Are your children reading the right books? How do you know that the books they are selecting are level appropriate? This is a common concern we hear from parents. Therefore, we compiled some quick tips on helping you and your … Read More

10 Ways to Promote Literacy This Summer

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May 12,2017 | Posted in Reading, Summer Slide Prevention by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman

Summer time is a wonderful time to foster the love of reading & writing with your child. Here are some simple ways to incorporate literacy activities during your days. Choose the activities that most fits your child’s learning style. Make the learning fun this summer while instilling … Read More

5 Ways To Foster Literacy In Your Home

Mar 16,2017 | Posted in On-Line Educational Resources, Reading, Writing by Yolanda Fontanez-Coleman
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On Monday, I had the pleasure of attending the 5th Annual Research to Practice Symposium: Reading Proficiency: Differences That Matter. It was hosted by Academy in Manayunk. It was sponsored by Understood.org and Wilson Language Training. The panel of speakers … Read More



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