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Reading Tips 

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

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™. Parents take time and spend money to enroll children in any number

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,

First grade student practicing their reading skills

Reading Milestones, Challenges and Possibilities for First-, Second- and Third-Graders

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


Say it Right! Phonics Sounds Chart 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 like an printable alphabet phonics sounds chart to help