Posts Tagged ‘ teaching children to read ’

Learning to Love to Write

Learning to Love to Write

Noted science fiction writer Ray Bradbury once said, “We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.” How do we help our children learn to write? Before my children could read or write, they would recite what they wanted me...
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Reading Lessons

Reading Lessons

In her article titled "Reading Lessons" for the March-April 1997 issue of Home Education Magazine, Valerie Bonham Moon describes how her children learned to read by being read to: "The skill of divining the sense of arbitrary ink marks on paper isn't taught from other arbitrary ink marks in books. As with the spoken...
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