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Teach Your Child To Read
Parent Workshop

You are the sleeping giant of your child's reading success!

The Science of Reading Parent Workshop is an interactive and enlightening program designed to equip parents with the knowledge and tools necessary to support their child's journey towards becoming a skilled reader. Understanding the science behind reading acquisition is crucial in helping children develop strong reading skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning.

Led by Miss Reba, a reading specialist who has been helping struggling readers for 13 years. This workshop delves into research and evidence-based practices that underpin effective reading instruction. Through engaging presentations, discussions, and hands-on activities, parents will gain valuable insights into the key components of reading, such as phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.

During the workshop, parents will discover practical strategies and techniques to implement at home, creating an optimal reading environment for their child. They will learn how to effectively engage their child in pre-reading activities, promote sound awareness and letter recognition, and support the development of decoding skills. The workshop will also provide guidance on selecting appropriate reading materials and fostering a positive reading mindset.

Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions, share experiences, and collaborate with other parents who are on a similar journey. By fostering a supportive community, the workshop aims to empower parents to become confident advocates for their child's literacy development and partners in their educational journey.

Key Workshop Highlights:

  1. Understanding the Science of Reading: Explore the research-backed theories and principles that form the foundation of effective reading instruction.

  2. Key Components of Reading: Gain insights into the essential elements of reading, including phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.

  3. Practical Strategies for Home: Learn hands-on techniques and activities to support your child's reading development, focusing on pre-reading skills, decoding, and comprehension strategies.

  4. Building a Reading Mindset: Discover how to foster a positive reading attitude and cultivate a love for books in your child, making reading a joyful and enriching experience.

  5. Selecting Reading Materials: Receive guidance on choosing appropriate reading materials that align with your child's interests, abilities, and developmental stage.

  6. Collaborative Learning Environment: Connect with other parents, share insights, and build a supportive network committed to promoting literacy at home.

The Science of Reading Parent Workshop is a valuable opportunity for parents to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to support their child's reading development effectively. By embracing the science of reading, parents can empower their children with the foundation they need for a lifetime of successful learning and engagement with written language.

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