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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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What Can Happen in 10 Days? Annika and the 10-day free trial

What Can Happen in 10 Days? Annika and the 10-day free trial

Before starting our free trial, Annika was desperate to learn to read. Her mother, Talen, had spent the summer teaching Annika, but reading practice had become a daily battle, with tears all around. Both Talen and Annika were tired of the frustration, and they were both open to trying something new

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