How Childhood Literacy Boosts Academic Achievement

Building a strong vocabulary is crucial for every child. However, knowing how to make learning words enjoyable and educational can be challenging for parents and teachers.

How to Integrate Phonics into Pre-Reading Instruction for Early Literacy Success

Phonics is a way of teaching children how letters in the alphabet correspond to sounds in spoken language.

Choosing the Right Books for Your Child’s Reading Level

Early literacy education refers to children developing reading comprehension, self-expression, and a rich vocabulary at a young age.

How to Enhance Vocabulary through Fun and Educational Games

Building a strong vocabulary is crucial for every child. However, knowing how to make learning words enjoyable and educational can be challenging for parents and teachers.

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How Childhood Literacy Boosts Academic Achievement
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30 Mar 2024

How Childhood Literacy Boosts Academic Achievement

Many children face academic challenges, and a significant contributing factor is the struggle with literacy. Without a strong foundation in reading an…

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How to Integrate Phonics into Pre-Reading Instruction for Early Literacy Success
10 Mar 2024

How to Integrate Phonics into Pre-Reading Instruction for Early Literacy Success

Phonics is a way of teaching children how letters in the alphabet correspond to sounds in spoken language.

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How to Enhance Vocabulary through Fun and Educational Games
28 Feb 2024

How to Enhance Vocabulary through Fun and Educational Games

Building a strong vocabulary is crucial for every child. However, knowing how to make learning words enjoyable and educational can be challenging for …

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7 Tips for Effective Parent-Teacher Communication in Literacy Education
28 Feb 2024

7 Tips for Effective Parent-Teacher Communication in Literacy Education

Parents and teachers share a common goal –– ensuring the academic success and overall well-being of each child.

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Choosing the Right Books for Your Child’s Reading Level
24 Jan 2024

Choosing the Right Books for Your Child’s Reading Level

Books support cognitive development, improve creativity, and help children develop a lifelong love for reading. So, choosing suitable collections for …

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The Importance of Early Literacy Education for Children
30 Dec 2023

The Importance of Early Literacy Education for Children

Early literacy education refers to children developing reading comprehension, self-expression, and a rich vocabulary at a young age — preschoolers who…

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3 Strategies to Develop Your Child's Phonemic Awareness
Discover powerful strategies to develop your child's phonemic awareness and enhance their reading skills. Read the article on I Can Read's blog.
19 May 2023

3 Strategies to Develop Your Child's Phonemic Awareness

In this blog post, we delve into the world of phonemic awareness and share three effective strategies to develop this essential skill in young childre…

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5 Fun Ways to Boost Vocabulary Development in Children
Boost your child's vocabulary with these 5 fun and engaging activities! From word associations to storytelling, learn how to make learning enjoyable.
28 Apr 2023

5 Fun Ways to Boost Vocabulary Development in Children

In this blog post, we'll share five engaging and enjoyable activities that you can incorporate into your child's daily routine to boost their vocabula…

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Why Effective Communication Is The Key To Just About Everything!
06 Oct 2022

Why Effective Communication Is The Key To Just About Everything!

“Communication is key” is a phrase that’s often tossed around group settings like school, home, or the workplace. Let’s unpack that saying and explore…

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How To Correct Your Child's Grammatical Errors
06 Oct 2022

How To Correct Your Child's Grammatical Errors

Every beginner trips over words and makes silly grammatical mistakes – it comes with the learners' territory. As parents and proficient English speake…

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Pre-reading Skills Every Child Needs To Be A Successful Reader
06 Oct 2022

Pre-reading Skills Every Child Needs To Be A Successful Reader

What are the 5 key pre-reading skills? Pre-reading skills are your child’s first steps toward reading and writing. As your child grows familiar with l…

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What is Phonics And How Does It Accelerate Learning?
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06 Oct 2022

What is Phonics And How Does It Accelerate Learning?

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” ― Dr. Seuss

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4 Ways To Develop Positive Reinforcement In Your Children At Home
22 Feb 2022

4 Ways To Develop Positive Reinforcement In Your Children At Home

Positive Reinforcement at I Can Read As parents, we often hear about how sparing the rod may spoil the child, but in this day and age where corporal p…

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Back To School After The Holidays: Tips To Prepare Your Child
22 Feb 2022

Back To School After The Holidays: Tips To Prepare Your Child

The school break is over and it’s time to go back to school! But, is your child ready for the term ahead? After a long vacation, children can find it …

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4 Books For Children Of All Ages That Make Perfect Christmas Gifts
22 Feb 2022

4 Books For Children Of All Ages That Make Perfect Christmas Gifts

It’s the most wonderful time of the year once again! And there’s nothing children love more about this time of the year than getting their presents. A…

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The Art Of Bouncing Back: How To Get Back On Your Feet After Failures
22 Feb 2022

The Art Of Bouncing Back: How To Get Back On Your Feet After Failures

Teaching a child to find strength to continue learning even though they may not feel motivated is teaching a child to be resilient. Digging deep and u…

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Creative Ways To Make Reading Fun: Turn A Reluctant Reader Into A Book Lover
22 Feb 2022

Creative Ways To Make Reading Fun: Turn A Reluctant Reader Into A Book Lover

Creative Ways to Make Reading Fun It is fair to say that with so much technology and online distractions it can be hard for children to find the time …

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How Poetry Improves Your Child's English: How To Get Your Kids Interested!
22 Feb 2022

How Poetry Improves Your Child's English: How To Get Your Kids Interested!

What Makes A Good Budding Poet Children are readily and immediately engaged in the power of poetry and its amazing ability to inspire emotions and rea…

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5 Common Grammar Mistakes English Learners Make & How To Avoid Them
08 Feb 2022

5 Common Grammar Mistakes English Learners Make & How To Avoid Them

Mistakes are easy to make when you are starting to learn and speak any language. Some mistakes can be funny, others become a habit that are difficult …

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The Importance Of Homework Even At A Young Age And What You Can Do To Help Your Child
07 Feb 2022

The Importance Of Homework Even At A Young Age And What You Can Do To Help Your Child

Homework is a bit of a touchy subject for younger learners. We often think about practices that are fun and enjoyable like singing songs, learning the…

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6 Commonly Confused Words In English: How To Avoid Mixing Them Up
04 Feb 2022

6 Commonly Confused Words In English: How To Avoid Mixing Them Up

Oh English, why must you be so confusing? This is a question often asked of us at I Can Read by both parents and students. Whilst all languages have t…

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