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Want to help your kid learn to read? Ditch the Alphabet Song

And don’t count on schools for evidence-based support

Young children with well-developed phonemic awareness skills tend to be successful readers, … while children without these skills usually are not.

We mean well, but really, what’s the rush for our children to learn their ABCs?

If students are struggling with sounds, adding letters only multiplies their burden.

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