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

A few tips to improve a child's reading skills include regularly reading aloud to him and giving him or her access to a lot of age-appropriate reading material. Other ideas include having a time set apart when the entire... More » Education Homework Help

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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Individuals can find reading worksheets for second graders on the Super Teacher Worksheets, K12Reader and websites. Most of these worksheets are free, but Super Teacher Worksheets does have some worksheets ... More » Education K-12

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Offered by Voyager Sopris Learning, Ticket to Read is a Web-based reading enrichment program that is suitable for helping students in elementary school improve their reading comprehension, vocabulary and fluency skills. ... More » Education K-12

Kids in elementary through high school can use the computer-based Lexia Reading program to strengthen their reading skills and learn to read independently. The program focuses on the areas of phonological awareness, comp... More » Education K-12