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“45 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities”

“45 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities” “45 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities” Guest Blog by Rosa Ray   Whether you're the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you're undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help these bright young kids…
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What Close Reading Actually Means

by Grant Wiggins, Ed.D, Authentic Education What is close reading? As I said in my previous blog post, whatever it is it differs from a personal response to the text. Here is what the Common Core ELA Standards say: Students who meet the Standards readily undertake the close, attentive reading that is at the heart of understanding and…
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Reading Magic For iOS from Preschool University

Preschool University today releases a huge update for READING MAGIC for iOS. This app provides practice in reading 3-letter words. It is designed to enhance phonological awareness through learning games using sounds, pictures, and letters. The app has three games in one app. This app provides children the opportunity to blend letter sounds they hear to make words, segment words they hear into their component sounds and to read complete words.
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SENTENCE READING MAGIC 2.0 Free for iOS-How to Build and Read a Sentence

Preschool University today announces SENTENCE READING MAGIC 2.0 for iOS, an update to its free app that provides the missing link between reading words and reading books - reading sentences. The app has two modes: Sentence Building, where children move words into their correct positions in the sentence, and Sentence Reading, where kids read the words of the sentence aloud and then check their work by touching the hidden picture. The app features audible pronunciation of words and sentences.
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Reading Raven

Reading Raven - Early Ascent is proud to present their first app, and they have reason to be proud! Raven has what it takes to get kids on the road to reading and the developers have done it brilliantly, by following a proven reading program. Reading Raven is phonics-based, and unlike other learn-to-read apps, even phonics apps,…
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The Reading Train

The Reading Train by The Learning Station is an app aimed at setting students up for success in beginning reading and it delivers! Here you'll find books kids CAN read, will read and are ideal for the reader just off the training wheels. Libby Curran, a People Magazine Teacher of the year and a special education teacher from…
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