Frequently Asked Questions
My child is having trouble learning letters and sounds. What can I do to help?
My child is having trouble learning "sight words." How can I help?
What can I do to help kids who know letters and sounds but can't sound out any words?
My child is having trouble blending sounds together into words. What should I do to help?
I think my child has a reading problem. How can I find out if he/she really does?
My child's teacher says there isn't a problem, but I know my child is struggling to read. What should I do?
What are "tricks," and how should I teach them?
Can my child have 20/20 vision and still have trouble seeing words?
How can I get my child writing?
My child is failing his/her spelling tests at school. What can I do to help?
My child's spelling is atrocious! How can I help?
My child is throwing fits at homework time. What can I do to help?
Should I retain my child this year?
What are convergence issues?
What sounds do the letters make?
My child is struggling! I think I need to talk to his teacher. What should I do?