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phonemic awareness

Teaching Your Struggling Reader Phonemic Awareness

What is Phonemic Awareness? I promise, I’ll only bore you with the definition once. Phonemic awareness — the ability to hear, identify, and play with individual sounds (phonemes) in spoken words A child who possesses phonemic awareness can segment sounds in words (for example, pronounce just the first sound heard in the word top) and …

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Starfall Home Membership

The Starfall Home Membership {Review}

Starfall has always been a staple for early learning at our house. So I was thrilled for the opportunity to review The Starfall Home Membership from Starfall Education Foundation. Madelyn began Kindergarten this year and although she is by far the most intuitive of my children she is still struggling with letter recognition. After weeks …

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