I have been a Reading Specialist at Central Lyon since 2015. I was born, raised, and currently live in Luverne, Minnesota. I graduated from the University of Sioux Falls in 2004 with a BA in Elementary Education. I previously taught Reading Recovery for three years and first grade for two years in the Sioux Falls School . . .
Fluency is defined as the ability to read with speed, accuracy, and proper expression. In order to understand what they read, children must be able to read fluently whether they are reading aloud or silently. When . . .
Winter break is right around the corner, and holidays can get pretty hectic! Routines can fly out the window with celebrations, travel and out-of-town guests. As your family prepares for the holidays, use these tips for keeping kids engaged . . .