Learning at Home

I wanted to share some ideas on how to help your child retain what they have learned during the school year.
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Review letters and letter sounds with your child.
   There are letters all around us.  Point to a letter and ask your child "what letter is this, what sound does it make?"   You can also say a word or point to an object and ask your child "what letter does this word, or object, start with?"
 
Numbers:
   Count with your child.  Have your child count objects.  There are numbers all around us, ask your child "what number is this?"
 
Writing:
Continue having your child practice writing their name, your name or a word they see.  Have your child practice writing numbers, letters or words.  
 
When reviewing with your child, make it fun, put learning to a song. 
 
Reviewing this information with your child can be done in minutes each day and every where you go with your child.  Be creative!!!