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Reading Partners

Who are Reading Partners?

Reading partners could be:

  • parents
  • tutors
  • teachers
  • siblings
  • other interested individuals

What do Reading Partners do?

  • Assist child in learning to read
  • Encourage child to actively engage and focus attention on reading from the screen
  • Assist the child when she/he is confused, frustrated, not clear, or intimated by the reading content
  • Encourage, engage, and motivate child to read
  • Foster the child's self esteem
  • Assist the child by using various strategies when he/she has difficulties with:

    • reading comprehension
    • reading fluency
    • vocabulary
    • prediction
    • writing
    • phonics
    • word making