How to Have Your Child Read Before Kindergarten?

Answer So we want our Children to Read?Every child deserves a chance to be introduced to the wealth of knowledge gained through the written language. It should begin early, ideally in the warm and loving ... Read More »

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Should my child be able to read before starting kindergarten in Ontario?

Teaching your children to read when they are in preschool helps them become prepared for kindergarten as well as building confidence. It is at this young age that they develop basic reading skills ... Read More »

How many words does a child have to know before entering kindergarten?

Roadhunt is correct as to how many words a child should know by age 5, as well as being social, etc. However, our child was tested for early entry to Kindergarten, at age 4. And although she was ... Read More »

Does your child need to read before first grade?

On One Hand: Reading Is Not Required to EnterBefore entering first grade, children should be familiar with the alphabet and be able to match a picture with its first letter. For example, if you sho... Read More »

How old does your child have to be before your child can be left home alone?