I am learning to read.

There are lots of things I need to learn to become a good reader.  At the moment, I am learning how to -

  • Point to every word as I read.

          I think:

 

         Elly thinks:

  • Read fast words.

        I think:

 

         Elly thinks:

I can’t believe that you have learnt 58 words since you started school.  That is amazing Michael!  No wonder you are already such a great reader and writer!

  • Work out tricky words.

Michael said “I could look at the picture or start the sentence again.”

        I think:

 

         Elly thinks:

You have mentioned 2 great strategies for working out tricky words Michael!  You could also get your mouth ready for the first sound.  Ka pai!