Letter Tracing Worksheets (Why Bigger is Better)

Your child is ready for letter tracing worksheets? Check out these tips so your child can learn to write the letters the most effective way.   Last weekend, I checked out the handwriting and letter tracing worksheets at the dollar store. They are just like the ones on the internet. Rows and rows of small …

A Parent’s Guide to Phonological Awareness

Do you know what makes a good reader? It’s not what you think! Phonological awareness prepares your child up for reading success.   Most parents believe learning to read starts with the alphabet – but guess what – it starts even earlier! When you sing nursery rhymes with your children, you’re developing important pre-reading skills. …

Our Family Quit Distance Learning

Distance learning is hard for everyone. We had some additional challenges that eventually led our family to quit distance learning. It’s strange to think that the global pandemic had silver linings.  With many people facing severe illness and death and many struggling with unemployment, it feels a little wrong to acknowledge the blessings. But here …