instill in them a love of reading. Reading
is hands down how I love to spend my free time (not that I have much of
that!). As a homeschooler I realized
early on the importance of teaching my children to read, and to read well. Because of this, I constantly look for fun ways to give
my kids extra reading practice.
children, without them realizing it, is a plus in my book!
I’m sure you have all heard of the wonderful language programs Rosetta
Stone offers. Did you know that they also
have a reading program? It is geared
towards children ages three to seven.
The kids are able to learn through games, and earning little rewards
along the way.
my kids absolutely LOVED it. No,
seriously, all they wanted to do was play the “Lingos” which are the cute
little characters that help the kids learn more about reading. Both my four year old and my six year old had
a great time.
to eventually putting sentences together.
I liked that I could help them login and then they could play as many
games as they wanted during their computer time, unlocking new levels along the way. It always amazes me how technologically savvy
my children are at such a young age. The
instructions are incredibly easy to follow, and there are always extra hints if
they need it.
see what your child’s progress is, and if they may need extra work on something
regular reading program. It is fun and
keeps their interest in learning to read, which can sometimes be an incredibly trying time.