Looking for Online Reading Programs for Kids? 5 Things to Watch Out For.
by Mary Follin
Because so much learning is taking place at home, a lot of parents are looking for the best online reading programs for kids. There's plenty out there to explore! But keep in mind, every child is different, so you will want to evaluate programs based on how your child learns.
I thought you might want a few pointers on what to look for and what to avoid. After all, if you've never taught someone to read before, you may not know quite what you're looking for.
But before we begin, I want to applaud you for taking it upon yourself to teach your child to read. You may be working with a precocious 3-year old, a kindergartner or first grader, a struggling reader, or a home schooler. Regardless, you are showing your child that reading is important to you, which in turn, will make it important to your child.
Use the following 5 tips as a guide to evaluate the available programs. And trust your instincts! You're the best one to decide which reading program for kids is right for yours.