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08/31/2015
Reading is a basic skill that everybody needs in order to understand the world around us better. However, reading comprehension can be challenging from time to time, especially for a younger child who is just starting out. For that reason, in this post, you'll find a few tips that you could put to good use to help your child with their reading comprehension skills.

How to Improve in Reading Comprehension

Motivating Them to Read

Practice makes perfect, so encourage your child to read more so they can improve. You can follow the tips in the post linked above to learn how you can get your child to become an avid reader.

Providing a Reading Environment

Your child needs to focus when they read. To that end, provide them with the right conditions for it: a place without distractions, with good lighting, and with comfortable and supportive furniture.

Giving Them Useful Tools

Your child's reading comprehension can improve with help of certain tools. For example, a dictionary or a notebook can make a huge difference in their understanding of a text.

Taking Notes as They Read

If your child has a hard time keeping up with names, dates, plot points, and more in their reading material, taking notes as they read can help them focus and stay on top of all of the valuable information.

Making Use of Different Reading Techniques

Sometimes, we may struggle with a text because we skip sentences or words, or may even get confused with what we're reading. Reading out loud or rereading can help solve these problems.

Discussing What Was Read

Lastly, discuss the reading material with your child. Not only will you give them a chance to share their thoughts and doubts, but they'll get new perspectives on the text, which will make their experience more enriching.

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