Matthew: from reading battles to reading success!

Case Studies View All Case Studies Matthew: from reading battles to reading success! The Backstory Reading practice before Easyread was a battle! He was aware that he wasn’t as good as classmates at literacy and lost confidence in himself. He was avoiding...

Elizabeth now reads chapter books and enjoys reading

Case Studies View All Case Studies Elizabeth now reads chapter books and enjoys reading The Backstory Before using the easyread system, Elizabeth was struggling to read picture books and did not read chapter books in 4th grade. She said she hated reading and that...
Carter: Still struggling at age 10

Carter: Still struggling at age 10

Case Studies View All Case Studies Carter: Still struggling at age 10 The Backstory Carter was still struggling to read and spell at age 10. It was all memorization of rules and he hated it. He was not a phonics learner and no matter how we persisted; Carter persisted...

Kayley: Reading anxiety and frustration

Case Studies View All Case Studies Kayley: Reading anxiety and frustration The Backstory Kayley was struggling with her reading and would get anxious when it was time for her to read. She was reading below her age and became frustrated when she did not know a word....

Alicia: From failed tutoring to Charlotte’s Web!

Case Studies View All Case Studies Alicia: From failed tutoring to Charlotte’s Web! Before Easyread Easyread for Alicia has been a Godsend. Prior to coming across Easyread, Alicia had a private tutor and although she was lovely we could not see any improvement...

Easyread has changed Joshua’s life

Case Studies View All Case Studies Easyread has changed Joshua’s life! We started noticing problems with Joshua’s reading in Year 1. He was not progressing and his teacher noticed that he was guessing many words. He had extra intervention with a staff member...

Lewis’s Story

Case Studies View All Case Studies Lewis’s Story Lewis made a particularly strong impression to us at Easyread by sending us a piece of writing, called The Great Stink, which got him to the district final of a public speaking competition. It is all about the...

Matilda’s self-esteem boost as reading becomes easy

Case Studies View All Case Studies Matilda’s self-esteem boost as reading becomes easy 1.What was reading practice and spelling like for Matilda before Easyread? (main concerns, consistent patterns and frustrations) Reading was incredibly frustrating- for both...

Thomas’ Story

Case Studies View All Case Studies Thomas’ Story 1. What was reading practice and spelling like for Thomas before Easyread? Reading practice was slow, hard work for both of us and often fraught. Thomas hated reading and would make many excuses not to do it. 2....

Rusty’s Story

Case Studies View All Case Studies Rusty’s Story: Auditory Processing Disorder 1. What was reading practice and spelling like for Rusty before Easyread? Before Easyread reading with Rusty was a battle. Our 8 year old would throw tantrums like a two year old and...

Sophie’s guessing: going, going, gone!

1. WHAT THE PAST WAS LIKE Before Easyread, Sophie would get frustrated easily and “shut down.” She knew a lot of words by sight, which for us, meant she would forget them when she was tired. We had lots of mistakes and lots of guessing. 2. PREVIOUS INTERVENTIONS DONE...

Jack, age 9, starting to love books

1. WHAT THE PAST WAS LIKE What was reading practice and spelling like for Jack before Easyread? (main concerns, consistent patterns and frustrations) Jack was very slow to read words quickly. He would sound out each sound. When he would do out loud reading it was hard...