The Smart Tutor, K12 Reader and websites have resources for improving a first grader's reading skills online. Each site has numerous free resources that cover various first grade reading topics, such as voc... More » Education K-12

Activities that involve letter recognition, art, pretend play, nursery rhymes and storytelling all help toddlers and preschoolers develop the skills they need to learn to read. Children begin developing reading and writi... More » Family Parenting

To improve a first-grade student's reading skills at home, read with him, and point out common words such as "the," "to" and "and" to help him read more quickly. Explain punctuation marks and what makes a complete senten... More » Education K-12
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