When Your Child Struggles to Read

Teaching your child to read can feel so overwhelming. You may not have any idea where to start or your child just isn’t catching on to what you are trying to teach.

Teaching your child to read can feel so overwhelming. You may not have any idea where to start or your child just isn’t catching on to what you are trying to teach. Can I just say, All About Reading is an excellent program that helps take the guess-work out of teaching your child to read.

The teacher’s guide is awesome for walking you through the process and the hands-on activities are an amazing way to help really drive the concepts home. There is no planning required as it’s all done for you. The only thing you will need to do is get each lesson ready — but the manual tells you EXACTLY what you need and how to do that.

The one thing I have learned from teaching 5 children to read, is that consistency is KEY. You may feel like you’re getting nowhere, but as you keep pressing on, one day [for most children] it just clicks and they take off!!

What if your child isn’t “most children”?

Sometimes children can struggle with reading for various reasons. Maybe they struggle with dyslexia. All About Learning Press has some great resources to help.

Dyslexia Resource Library

Or if your child struggles with Auditory Processing Disorder, they have some great tips to help your child with that as well. Click the image below to find out more!

Auditory Processing Disorder

Children will learn at their own pace and in their own way and All About Reading can be a wonderful tool to equip you and your child in order to succeed!!

You can read my personal experience in more depth here and here.

20 Best Tips for Teaching Reading and Spelling

Download this FREE e-book to get some of the best tips on teaching reading and spelling. Oh yes, they also have an amazing spelling program!!

Because this is a multi-sensory program, it’s more difficult for your child to get bored or antsy. In fact, it has been known to be a great fit for many children with ADHD, which is a huge win!

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Write the Word and Focus Your Faith

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The act of writing brings such a sense of focus and clarity as I take the time to slow down and pen the Scriptures one word at a time.

It helps me slow down and take it in.

I love Write the Word journals for this very reason. Not only do they come equipped with specific Scriptures wrapped around a theme, there is a section to pen my own thoughts as well.

God’s word is so rich and intricate, yet simple, I don’t want to miss any bit of what He is trying to speak to me.

When I sit down to spend those precious minutes with the Lord, I need to make them count. I need to keep them focused and intentional. And I need it everyday.

As a mom of seven children, this wonderful journal truly helps me cultivate growth in my quiet time with God.

I grab on to concepts, ideas, and the voice of God best when I’m writing.

The wonderful thing is, Cultivate What Matters has several different Write the Word journal themes to choose from

They even offer options for children which is SO wonderful!

It allows us to help our children nurture their own time with the Lord from a young age.

There is such beauty in the Word of God and writing it down and wrapping it and what I learn up into a beautiful journal makes for a great keepsake. It’s something you can look back on and it’s also something you can later pass down to your children. They can look through and see how God was faithful in your life and what trials and triumphs you went through in the various seasons of your life. What a testimony to God’s goodness!!

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You can also accompany your journal with Cultivate Faith stickers (eeek! sold out!) Stickers add a personal, creative touch to your journal. I personally LOVE stickers. I used to collect them as a teenager. I love how quickly they can make a statement onto nearly whatever you choose. They can emphasis what’s on your heart or what you’re focusing on.

Freshen up your faith as we close the door on summer and open a new beginning with new possibilities!

Grab your Write the Word journal here.

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For His Glory,

Christin

P.S. Powersheets are coming in October!! With cover reveal in September! I can’t wait!!

Freshen up your faith as we close the door on summer and open a new beginning with new possibilities!  Grab your Write the Word journal here!