Do you need a Parent Handout for your Kluwell Home Reader? Here is a handy Flip Book for you use online for guidance and support.
We are a few weeks into the school year and the slow summer holiday mornings have come to a skidding halt. We are back to building lunch boxes, rummaging around for clean uniforms, stuffing homework and readers into school bags and battling to get out the door on time. For most of us it can […]
Talk about the start of the story, what happened by the end of the story, the people in the story, etc.
Encourage children to read with lots of expression.
Parents: Encourage giving books as presents.
Parents: Create a reading routine. Try reading with your children at bed time.
Kluwell Publications have put together a list of links to libraries from all over Australia who are offering a range of free workshops and activities for children over the holidays. For a program of activities at your local library contact your regional branch and enjoy some time in the cool surrounded by books, books and […]
Keep track of the number of days reading towards an Award in your Kluwell My Home Reading Journal.
Parents: Encourage thinking about how the story might end.
School holidays often equals long periods of idle time to fill and a child’s reading skills can slide during the six weeks away from school. Re-reading a bunch of their familiar favourite books will keep them engaged with reading. Familiarity breeds confidence, pre-empting the familiar twists and turns in the narrative keeps them practicing their […]