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A 2nd Grade Student with Dyslexia Learns How to Read

Michael started working with me in December of second grade. He had been receiving help from the reading teacher since kindergarten. His parents were told that he was just behind because of his spring birthday and that he did not need a special education evaluation. What a helpless feeling they must have had.  When I […]

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Helping a 2nd Grade Student Read Chapter Books at Home

Amelia’s parents first reached out to me at the end of first grade. They reported that she was reluctant to read aloud to them at home and that she was receiving help from the school reading teacher. Amelia started working with me in the fall of second grade. We quickly connected. I personalized her materials […]