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The Science of Reading and Foundational Skills

The Science of Reading approach emphasizes a structured and systematic scope and sequence for teaching foundational skills. This approach is based on extensive research into how children learn to read and highlights the importance of explicit instruction in key areas.

Here are some example sequences by grade level…

How to Keep Children Reading During the Summer

Keeping students interested in reading during the summer can be both fun and educational with the right strategies. Here are just a few effective ways to engage young readers…

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The Benefits of Audiobooks for Kids

Our mission here at Vooks is to get kids excited about reading—after all, reading is the key that unlocks the doors to success. We’re always looking for new ways to …

Writing a Narrative of Inclusion: Why children’s literature needs diversity

As a child, I didn’t give much attention to my background and different cultures. I always knew I was Chinese and Italian. For most of my life I have said I’m “half” Chinese and “half” Italian, because it was the only way I could define my background. I’m trying to stop doing that.

What SCAD Taught Me About Passion and Excellence

I went to SCAD AnimationFest 2023 in the hopes of inspiring students; what I wasn’t expecting was to be so inspired myself!

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The Science of Reading and Foundational Skills

The Science of Reading approach emphasizes a structured and systematic scope and sequence for teaching foundational skills. This approach is based on extensive research into how children learn to read and highlights the importance of explicit instruction in key areas.

Here are some example sequences by grade level…

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