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Reading Tips 

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

Say it Right! Phonics Sounds Practice for Kids

Kids often mispronounce words and sounds. It’s just part of the learning process. It takes lots of practice to master the English language. That’s why one of our veteran instructors, Tim Bertram, has put together a series of phonics practice resources to help kids iron out the kinks in their


Why Dual Enrollment in The Kumon Math and Reading Program is Important

Dual enrollment means that Kumon Students are enrolled in
both our Math and Reading program. The
Kumon Math Program develops strong problem-solving and calculation skills
from the four basic operations through algebra and calculus. The
Kumon Reading Program builds excellent reading ability from understanding
basic sentences to reading advanced literary

Girl reading a book

Develop Your Child’s Reading Retention Skills

Children read a lot more than you may think. Every subject your child studies in school requires reading comprehension and retention. Whether it is math, history or science, reading retention is critical to success. Here are some ways you can help your child grow and develop solid reading-retention skills.


How to Help Your Early Learner Become an Independent Reader

So you’ve created a reading-friendly
environment at home and have spent years reading aloud to your children—one
of the most important things you can do as a parent. And now, your little
learner is starting to read on his own. Children who are just beginning to read
feel an enormous