Does your child read huge chapter books and is still not making A’s on reading tests? Believe it or not, it is a common challenge with kids, at the present times. The following reasons are common which lead to lower grades in reading The lack of focus, poor knowledge of vocabulary and strategies often leads to lack of understanding of the meaning of the given passage.
How do we teach reading at SMARTS?
At SMARTS we believe that reading is necessary for understanding of all the subjects from science, social studies, and mathematics. Our reading curriculum is aligned to Texas Essential Knowledge Skills and the concepts help students understand the author’s viewpoint and purpose of the writing. Reading tools like context clues, themes, main ideas and literal text features and figurative devices help kids understand the piece of literature- fiction or non-fiction.
The reading classes are designed from Kinder to high school to help kids get ready for Critical reading in their SAT/ACT tests in the future. Students practice understanding and comprehending various genre in reading prose and poetry pieces.
We teach active reading strategy to enhance the reading skills. This involves actively understanding the meaning of the given passage and answering the questions using strategies taught. The reading lessons also pay attention to the usage of vocabulary to comprehend the reading.
Enroll your child today to make them excel and become effective readers. We believe that Child who reads Always leads.