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Learn how your child can improve their reading skills by using these simple and useful tips.

Reading Imagination: How to Stimulate Your Child’s Imagination

We all know reading is good for children – and adults! Reading is essential to cognitive development and helps fend off dementia as we age. But how does literature develop children’s imagination?  

Have you ever read a book and thought, “This would make a great movie!” That’s because as your eyes

Father reading to his son in the living room

Benefits of Summer Reading

“I’m bored!” How many times during the summer do you hear your kids say this? Summer reading can cure boredom and offer a host of other benefits.

Reading each day fits perfectly with Kumon’s belief that practice makes possibilities™. Kumon can help your child develop good habits and a solid foundation

Child reading

Help your Child Stay on Track with Reading this Summer

The school year will be over before you know it and summer fun will be in full swing. Maybe you and your family have a busy calendar this summer, or maybe it’s just a time to relax. Either way, your child’s reading is probably the last thing on your mind, but it shouldn’t be.

First grade student practicing their reading skills

Reading Milestones By Age: Challenges and Possibilities

Reading is one of the most important skills a child will learn during the early elementary years, and it impacts every subject in school. Strong readers often excel in other subjects, like math, science and history, because they built strong reading comprehension skills early in their learning. While every child learns to read at