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Marrying the Letterland Characters with Phonemic Chart

Are you as troubled as me about teaching your child of 5 to 6 years old to read or speak better English? If so, I hope this blog post will help clear the air for you. What is a Phonemic … Continue reading

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Calmness? or Emotional Drainage?

Sounds from chirping birds soothe the minds. The gentle wind cools the air, and Vanilla smell fills the hall. MeeMee brings out a tall plate of pancakes, as the children finished brushing up with DeeDee’s help. Everyone got ready for … Continue reading

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Sofa Day – Giving attention to others

During a recent weekend, we went out to purchase a new set of sofa to replace our existing set which has been picked and peeled by my children and niece over the last few years. Two months ago, I taught … Continue reading

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Word Recognition – toys at home

Yesterday’s Word Recognition materials on magnetic sheets didn’t work too well. It was fine until my girl started peeling off the paper from the magnetic sheets. 🙁 I got upset with her. After that, we had our usually noisy nonsensical … Continue reading

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Teaching at home is a challenge

After that one and only successful session my husband taught our girl to write the number 3, she has refused to practice writing with my husband. 🙁 A sign that everything is Mother’s job (not again!) Today I taught the … Continue reading

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