Get easy to apply conversation starters to help your child open up and discuss their frustration with reading.
Learn how to use empathy to relate to your child. And discover key phrases to use to encourage your child to control the conversation.
Key questions to ask to get to the root of the problem
There are a number of reasons why your child is struggling with reading, including:
Poor phonics skills
Trouble comprehending a passage
An unhealthy relationship with reading that only worsens the problem
We’ve dedicated an entire section to listing out specific questions you can ask your child during your conversation. The answers to these questions will give both you – and your child – a better understanding of what’s needed to experience real change.
A “Next Steps” Action Plan
Your conversation is just the beginning. What you do with that conversation is the what will help your child overcome their struggles. By the end of our guide, you’ll have a clear understanding of what steps you and your family should take to help your child conquer his/her challenges.