Reading & Writing

Sentence Structure         Paragraph Writing        Vocabulary Building     5 Paragraph Essay

Reading can be a great pleasure, but it requires certain skills. What makes successful readers are the ones who pay close attention to the way each sentence works with the next to form paragraphs. They can identify the topic sentence of each paragraph and rephrase it as a question, which brings the supporting details to light. Being a good reader also translates to becoming a good writer. However, there are many people who have trouble learning and maintaining these specific skills in a normal classroom. I use a variety of decoding and handwriting techniques. The Orton-Gillingham approach is not a method, program, or system; but a learning approach that allows the student to circle back and learn at his or her own pace. For more information concerning the OG approach please contact me via telephone.