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by Janis
Thu Mar 02, 2006 3:04 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Programs for Remedial Reading in High School
Replies: 3
Views: 2513

Isn't that the most wonderful book?! It changed my teaching life as well. I have been trained in several programs (US), and I understand your needs. You need a decoding program that teaches the children the code along with phonemic awareness as quickly as possible. I also highly recommend ABeCeDaria...
by Janis
Sat Dec 13, 2003 9:27 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 4 year old with language and auditory processing delays
Replies: 7
Views: 6575

I certainly look forward to Diane McG.'s new book! I appreciate all those suggestions! I have already taken three Lindamood-Bell trainings and intend to take the last one in the next several months. I do believe I can incorporate those methods into whatever reading program I use. I also have the fir...
by Janis
Sat Dec 13, 2003 4:49 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 4 year old with language and auditory processing delays
Replies: 7
Views: 6575

No, I have not seen the child yet. They are still awaiting the written report from her language evaluation and will contact me again when that arrives. I do think it is possible that she could be memorizing the books auditorially, but the father also told me that she was 'reading' words off of store...
by Janis
Sat Dec 13, 2003 5:52 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 4 year old with language and auditory processing delays
Replies: 7
Views: 6575

Dear Debbie, I am very happy that you feel that Jolly Phonics might be appropriate! I did order The Phonics Handbook yesterday. I can order other components later if the parents decide to have me tutor the child. You are very perceptive in your comments about parents reading to children. This father...
by Janis
Fri Dec 12, 2003 2:08 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 4 year old with language and auditory processing delays
Replies: 7
Views: 6575

4 year old with language and auditory processing delays

I am a special education teacher in the US who normally does remedial reading work. I have been using **. However, the parents of a 4 year old called me last night to ask for guidance regarding their child who is very bright but has some auditory processing and language delays. I expressed that they...