Tag Archive: spelling

On the Beaten Path Part 1: Helping your Struggling Readers Hear Beginning Sounds

There is a little phrase about going “off the beaten path” that I have heard my entire life. It means to try something different. Don’t keep doing the same old thing. Recently as I was talking with another homeschooling mom,…
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6 Websites Where you can get Curriculum and Resources for Children with Learning Disorders

This post contains affiliate links. Learn more here. Can you believe the summer is almost over? I walked into the grocery store the other day and there was an entire aisle telling me it is time to get school supplies….
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Handling Homophones: How to teach “there, their and they’re” to struggling spellers

Homophones can be tricky for any writer, but for some dyslexic kids they can seem impossible to get right. Another problem is that spell check doesn’t always help where homophones are concerned, especially on platforms like Facebook. Add to that the…
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4 Tips to Help your Dyslexic Child With Homework for Parents at their Wits End

This post contains affiliate links. Learn more here. Last fall, my 12 year old daughter decided she wanted to have a flower garden. A portion of the garden was planted with bulbs which will return each year. Now that spring…
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