Tag: word building

Increasing the vocabulary of a toddler

1. Reading: Pick the right books wherein there are a lot of pictures and words that build knowledge. You will be astonished at your toddler recognizing a bird and its various types such as toucans, eagles, budgies and more. Parents must focus on reading the right way. Read through every page and allow the child…

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What are sight words and why are they important? How do I teach my child sight words?

What are sight words? Sight words are high-frequency words which appear frequently in our reading and writing. Ideally, your child should be able recognize, read, and understand them almost immediately upon seeing them.  When it is applied to early reading instruction, it typically refers to the set of about 100 words that keeps reappearing on…

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