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Read! - Have your kids read to you or read to your child. Both options boost reading!  Trade some tv time for time on educational websites.

If your student is not a reader yet ask them these types of questions:

What sound does that start with?
What sound does that end with?
What are the sounds that make that word?
Do you know what letter goes with that sound?