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

5 Books to Read for Black History Month

February is Black History Month, an opportunity to teach your children about the historical accomplishments and struggles of African Americans. By connecting children with history, they’ll gain a better understanding of the world they live in and develop compassion for other people.
Taken from the Kumon Recommended Reading List, below is a collection of inspirational

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Kumon Staff Pick: The Snowy Day

RRL Title: The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
Grade/Kumon Level of Book: K-2/2A-11
 
Why do you personally enjoy this book?
The Snowy Day is reminiscent of the sense of wonderment and awe that you feel as a child when experiencing the first snowfall of the season. The bright and colorful illustrations remind us

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Common Core and School English Language Arts

The goal of the Common Core State Standards is to ensure that students will be college- and career-ready in their skills and knowledge by the end of high school. A secondary purpose is to have consistent criteria of grade-level expectations in English language arts and mathematics across states.
The shared learning goals do not constitute

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5 Tips to Celebrate National Family Literacy Month

Whether it’s your toddler mesmerized by the pictures and activities of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” or his Grandpa getting lost in the mysteries of a John Grisham novel, a love for books is timeless and shared across all generations. Nothing beats curling up with a good book and exploring the countless possibilities of worlds both

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