Mark It Up ! Making Predictions

Mark it up

Mark it Up!  Your child’s reading tests require more than scribbling in an answer sheet the  a,b,c, or d answer.  Today’s reading exams require even the youngest of children, to think analyze and explain their thinking.  Amazing right?   It’s unbelievable.  I am dating myself, but I remember the old school SRA reading tests.  You read a snippet of a story and you …

Children Can Pass A Reading Test -Problem and Solution

 Part 3 A reading test can prove difficult.   Part 1  and Part 2 of  "Children Can Pass Reading Tests",  details the importance of reading comprehension. As explained, reading comprehension is a major component of reading.  When a good reader starts to read, the brain begins to think, imagine, and illustrate , the connections of ideas in a story. Those …

Children Can Pass A Reading Test -The Characters

Bear Character Reading

Part 2 What's In A Reading Test? A reading test  almost always requires that the reader answer questions about the characters in a fictional story.  A good fiction story gives its characters animated and sometimes exaggerated personalities. In a reading test a reader should be able to recognize and analyze those personalities and answer questions …

Beware of This Question at a Parent Teacher Conference

Ask this question at parent teacher conference

 Never , Never Ask this Question Should you ask this question at a parent teacher conference ?  As your child goes through their school years, there may be  times when  your child is just not progressing as you would like.  At each grade level your child receives extra support, and is placed in every remediation …