Posts by Janell Randolph
Learning to Read is Not as Easy as Learning the ABC’s…
But it Doesn’t Have to Be So Hard! Written by Janell Randolph, Kindergarten Teacher English Is A Challenge Reading is one of the most valuable skills developed during childhood, but learning to read the English language can also be one of the most cognitively challenging skills for a child to master. Research has proven that learning to read is not a natural process. Children can’t learn to read simply by listening to someone else read or guessing words by looking at the illustrations in a book. Children do not learn to read the way they learn to speak. …Read More
Is Your Child Finding Learning to Read a Challenge?
FUNetix has the solution… Written by Janell Randolph, Kindergarten Teacher According to the U.S. Department of Education (2020), 54% of U.S. adults 16-74 years old lack proficiency in literacy, which means approximately 130 million people read below a sixth-grade level. From research, we know that children do not develop their reading ability naturally. How to teach children to read has been researched and examined over several decades, and though we know that every child learns through their own mode of learning, and in their own unique timeline of progressing through the skills of reading (phonics), not much has changed…Read More