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Typing: A Necessary Skill

We live in a world filled with technology.  Even children love using tablets, phones, and computers to find information, read books, and play games.  With all this technology, many middle school teachers are requiring students to type reports and papers before turning them in.  While this is a great goal, many schools are not teaching typing to elementary age children. If you are wanting

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Online Reading Games for Parents and Kids

I recently discovered a fun website for teaching and reviewing some important reading concepts.  Blue Ribbon Readers was designed by PBS and Penn State University to help parents teach literacy to their children.  The site uses games and lessons to cover 7 different reading strategies. Questioning Cube – This game has a short story for your child to read.  After reading the story, the

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