Tag: learn to read

What Reading Level Should a Kindergartener Be At?

A kindergartner should be at a reading level between 1 and 6. Higher reading levels indicate that they’re near the top of the range,

3 Free Online Christmas Games for Kindergarten and young Learners

3 Christmas games to play at home or in the classroom. We have a Christmas Rhyme, a Christmas Vocabulary matching game and a ”just for fun” Find the Christmas Hidden object game.

How to teach Activating Prior Knowledge

Activating Prior Knowledge, also referred to as making connections, as a reading comprehension strategy encompasses two main ideas, it is the the enabling of students to access the relevant information they have already learnt, and to be able to identify if that information is absent and use strategies to learn it.

How to Teach Summarizing Reading Strategies.

Summarizing skills require students to cut text down to only the essential information. to make is easy and quicker to read, understand and process. It is one of the core seven reading comprehension strategies and is closely related to determining importance skills in text.

Resources to Teach the Visualizing Reading Comprehension Strategy.

We have over 10 different activities to teach Visualizing to children and students, the key is to encourage the use of imagination and being able to express that verbally or on paper. so to help we have  included artistic response, using drama, picture walks, imagining, arts and craft resources and many more

8 Free Short Vowel and CVC Online Games for Desktop and Classroom…

8 free and playable online CVC and Short vowel games for ESL, Kindergarten and primary students. All are playable online and some are free apps as well.

Late to the Party

I can’t remember when i exactly started wanting to do something different, but i remember when i decided to do something about it. It was watching as my class sat quietly and did worksheets in my lessons on a Friday,

A Selection of Free Online Rhyming Games for Teachers

Free online rhyming games are a great way to engage the whole class in an activity. We have searched the internet to find some of the better ones here. The online rhyming games include. Partners in Rhyme Roy The (Rhyming) Zebra Rhyme Racer (PBS)… Continue Reading “A Selection of Free Online Rhyming Games for Teachers”

Making Educational Apps For Classrooms

Well an apple every six days. I have been learning to make apps over the last few weeks and although never going to rock the world i have been enjoying it and, i think, getting better. These are in the website if you want… Continue Reading “Making Educational Apps For Classrooms”