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Reading Tips 

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

Kumon Staff Pick: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

RRL Title: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen Grade/Kumon Level of Book: Pre-K-2/5A-10 (RAL) & 3A-6 Why do you personally enjoy this book? We’re Going on a Bear Hunt is one of my favorite children’s books. It is a fun story about a family adventure that reminds me of the “hunting” I […]

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Kumon Staff Pick: Fever, 1793

RRL Title: Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson Grade/Kumon Level of Book: 9-12/H – 7   Why do you personally enjoy this book? Fever, 1793 is a moving work of historical fiction that, once begun, is a hard one to put down. While it is a quick read, the character development is such that readers […]

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Happy “Read Across America Day!” Kick-off National Reading Month by Celebrating Dr. Seuss’ Birthday With These Fun Activities

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”- Dr. Seuss Every year at the beginning of March, children across the country kick-off National Reading Month by celebrating the birthday of the beloved Dr. Seuss and the many characters that have been immortalized […]

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7 Oral Reading Tips for Parents

According to the National Center for Education statistics, only 53 percent of children age three to five are read to daily by a family member. Children who are read to at home enjoy a substantial advantage over children who are not. That starts from infancy and continues throughout schooling.   It is essential for children […]

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