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3 ways to help your child learn to read better in less time

On average, children spend 7475 hours in the classroom throughout their primary and lower secondary education, and much of that time is spent on reading. In our experience, most children can crack reading in about 15 hours with the right instruction method.

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The Dyslexia Tax

Most of us are unaware that one in every six people passing us on the street is unable to read simple text. And most of us are unaware just what an enormous impact that has on their lives. It is easy to say “she is dyslexic” without really knowing what that means for someone’s life, if reading is still hard for that person.

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Our 7 Golden Rules for Reading Success

Our 7 Golden Rules for Reading Success by David Morgan || 7 November 2018 At Easyread, we have helped thousands of children learn to read confidently and accurately. The secret to our success lies in our seven golden rules. We find that if you follow these golden...

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APD vs ADD: Which Is It?

APD vs ADD: Which Is It?

Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) can sometimes be mis-diagnosed — even for each other!

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How to End Reading Battles in Under a Minute

Got a child who throws tantrums when it’s time for reading practice? Seen books flying cross the floor? Perhaps you just get the silent treatment? If any of these are ringing a bell, then your child has a bad case of stress built up around reading.

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What is Guessing and is it a Reading Problem?

What is Guessing and is it a Reading Problem?

Guessing while reading is difficult for some parents to identify because they only think of it as guessing from the first letter on unfamiliar words. Moreover, some parents do not realize that any form of guessing constitutes a reading problem

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The Best Thing You Can Do for Reading Fluency

The Best Thing You Can Do for Reading Fluency

Choppy, hesitant reading got you down? Does your child’s lack of fluency affect her comprehension? There is a simple trick that you can apply to your child’s reading practice to accelerate his reading fluency.

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