The 3 Most Damaging Myths About Dyslexia

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts The 3 Most Damaging Myths About Dyslexia by David Morgan || 24 October 2019 Some huge things can remain hidden, even when you are stood right beside them. They are like...
Quiz: What is Causing Your Child’s Dyslexia Symptoms?

Quiz: What is Causing Your Child’s Dyslexia Symptoms?

Are you worried that your child is showing signs of dyslexia? Dyslexia is an umbrella term that covers a variety of symptom patterns. In order to know how to help your child, you need to pinpoint the underlying causes of these symptoms. Fill in your answers below to...

Earn a Decoder Ring: Are you an #OokwithaBook?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Earn a Decoder Ring: Are you an #OokwithaBook? by Sarah Forrest || 11 July 2019 Do your kids love our spy-themed prizes? We are launching a new evergreen opportunity to win an...
Is reading comprehension difficulty a myth?

Is reading comprehension difficulty a myth?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Is reading comprehension difficulty a myth? by Sarah Forrest || 25 Mar 2019 Reading comprehension is one of the primary markers of progress in elementary/primary school. If...

This dyslexia poem written by a 10-year-old will amaze you

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts This dyslexia poem written by a 10-year-old will amaze you by Sarah Forrest || 6 Mar 2019  A poem penned by a 10-year-old and shared to Twitter by his teacher last week has...
A Love Letter to Parents of Struggling Readers

A Love Letter to Parents of Struggling Readers

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts A Love Letter to Parents of Struggling Readers by Laura Gordon || 14 February 2019 Dear parents of struggling readers, First, you are a fighter. We know that what you do for...
(VIDEO) What is Trainertext Visual Phonics?

(VIDEO) What is Trainertext Visual Phonics?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts (VIDEO) What is Trainertext Visual Phonics? by Lydia Cockburn || 01 February 2019 The Trainertext Visual Phonics (TVP) method has proved to be incredibly effective. It is...

Book Recommendations: Primary/Elementary Readers

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Book Recommendations: Primary/Elementary Readers by Laura Gordon || 23 Jan 2019 Once their children start to crack reading, parents ask us what books we recommend… it is...

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

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts 3 ways to help your child learn to read better in less time by Lydia Cockburn and Laura Gordon || 27 Nov 2018 On average, children spend 7475 hours in the classroom throughout...

Our 7 Golden Rules for Reading Success

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts Our 7 Golden Rules for Reading Success by Laura Gordon || 7 November 2018 At Easyread, we have helped thousands of children learn to read confidently and accurately. The secret...
The Longterm Effects of Illiteracy

The Longterm Effects of Illiteracy

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts The Longterm Effects of Illiteracy by Sarah Forrest || 16 October 2018 When children struggle to read, it is unbelievably tough for them and their whole families. There is an...
APD vs ADD: Which Is It?

APD vs ADD: Which Is It?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts APD vs ADD: Which Is It? by Sarah Forrest || 2 Oct 2018 Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) can sometimes be mis-diagnosed — even for each...

How to End Reading Battles in Under a Minute

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts How to End Reading Battles in Under a Minute by Sarah Forrest || 13 September 2018 Got a child who throws tantrums when it’s time for reading practice? Seen books flying...
What is Guessing and is it a Reading Problem?

What is Guessing and is it a Reading Problem?

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts What is Guessing and is it a Reading Problem? by Akash Nikolas || 4 Sept 2018 Question 1: What is guessing when reading? Which of these is an example of a child guessing while...
The Best Thing You Can Do for Reading Fluency

The Best Thing You Can Do for Reading Fluency

Blog The latest news in literacy, child development, and all things Easyread View all posts The Best Thing You Can Do for Reading Fluency by Sarah Forrest || 28 August 2018 Choppy, hesitant reading got you down? Does your child’s lack of fluency affect her...