Phonics vs. Sight Reading? 3 Reasons You Should Worry.
You may be aware that some educators are at odds over which approach is more effective—phonics vs. sight reading (memorizing whole words at a time). Schools seem to focus more on one or the other, and many parents are left to wonder if their child didn’t miss out on the ‘better half.’
If you are teaching your child to read using phonics, you don't need to worry about this. But what if you're not confident your child is learning phonics at school? Look below for 3 reasons your child might be at risk.