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What is a Conjunction? And Other Language Arts Skills Your Child Needs

Does your child know what a conjunction is? What about subject-verb agreement? There are many important parts of language arts and reading comprehension that isn't being taught in school. Find out how you can help your child succeed with Reading Genie

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Dumbing Down Reading Is Hurting Your Child's Brain

What is your child's reading level? Parents are often concerned if their child is reading below level. A big part of that is this dumbing down process where parent and teachers give students easier books to read and not challenging enough for them to learn. Make sure your student's reading comprehension is where it should be with Reading Genie.

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Why Your Child Should Keep a Daily Journal

Journal writing is a valuable exercise every child should practice. It helps your child's language arts and creative writing skills develop. Keeping a daily journal allows your child to better understand their emotions. This is crucial in how children learn to interact with the world around them.

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Why Schools Are Not Teaching Language Arts and What You Can Do About It

Many schools don't emphasize the importance of language arts. These language arts skills students are expected to know and have mastered by the time they reach a certain grade but schools aren't taking the time to teach them. Learn what your child needs to know for their grade and how you can help.

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Critical Language Arts Skills Your Child Should Learn

You all know that language arts is important, but do you know why? Language arts skills help your child in many ways. Without proper language arts, your child wont be able to excel in reading, writing, public speaking or communication. Learn how language arts is critical to your child's success.

Things Your Child Should Know Before Entering Fifth Grade

Here is a checklist of important concepts your child needs to know before entering the fifth grade!

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Does Summer mean Time off from Learning? Never!

Children lose about 1-2 months worth of skills in math&reading in the summer. Learn how to combat summer learning loss after that final bell rings!

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Spelling and Grammar in the Age of Social Media

With autocorrect twitter and text lingo people are becoming unconcerned with their ability to spell or at the very least write in a grammatically correct manner

Read a Book You Normally Wouldn't!

We want children to experiment with new things. Reading a book they don't like will open up their minds to trying other things & expressing their beliefs

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Importance of the Oxford Comma

Learn the importance of teaching your child the rules of the Oxford comma to make his or her writing clear.

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