What are Controlled R words?

What are Controlled R words?

Controlled R words are exactly that, words that are controlled by the letter R. What does that mean? Let me explain better through examples. Controlled Ar words are words like: “Bar, Car, Far, Hard, Lard, Tar, and Star.” In these words the “Ar” produces the sound of...
What are Sight Words?

What are Sight Words?

Sight Words are also called High Frequency Words or Memory Words. These words are the words that are commonly used in the written language. It is helpful for children to memorize Sight Words because they are used often in books and if children have these words...
What is Grammar?

What is Grammar?

Grammar are the rules for writen and oral langauge. Our program teaches Grammar rules so that children learn to recognize the rules of writen text. As the students read, they are learning how words come together to form sentences, about punctuations marks, about...
What is the point of teaching the Alphabet?

What is the point of teaching the Alphabet?

The Alphabet is the names of the letters that make up words. Children need to be able to identify and name the Uppercase and Lowercase letters in text before they learn the sounds that the letters make. The Traditional Alphabet song at a normal speed is quite fast for...
How can I easily see how my local preschool, elementary school, middle school, or high school compares to other schools in the country and find out if its is a good school?

How can I easily see how my local preschool, elementary school, middle school, or high school compares to other schools in the country and find out if its is a good school?

There is a national non profit website called www.Greatschools.org that has graded 200,000 public and private schools in the country on a scale on 1 to 10 and a community rating based on 1-5 stars. 1 being the lowest score and 10 being the highest score and 1 star...