Do you want to accelerate and improve your students’ reading abilities (phonics, phonemic awareness, vocabulary strategies, literal and inferential comprehenesion, independent reading strategies, and metacognitive thinking)? Do you want to teach them study skills, note-taking skills, and test-taking skills and raise their achievement in the content areas? Do you want to accelerate their progress through multisensory teaching by knowing and using their best superlink: learning styles (visual, auditory, tactile, and/or kinesthetic) and brain styles (left brain and/or right brain)?
Or do you want help with students who have ADD or ADHD, learning disabilities, reading disabilities, or dyslexia, or who are kinesthetic or tactile learners, or who are in ESL, ESOL or bilingual programs, or who are gifted?
Do you want reading and/or learning style/brain style diagnostic testing services or reading instruction services or consultations for students via e-mail or phone?
This page is for you. It can be used by classrom teachers (grades pre-K, K-12), college instructors, reading specialists, Title I and remedial reading teachers, at-risk teachers, alternative program instructors, tutors, teacher’s aides, and summer-school and after-school teachers for help, advice, and ideas. For more in-depth information on the above topics, you can also visit those pages from the home-page.
What This Teacher Page Offers:
Section 1) A free teacher seminar
Section 2) Free on-line teacher mini-courses on different topics
Section 3) FAQ’s (we may transfer questions from the “Ask the Reading Expert” page of this site to this page if it pertains to teacher questions that we think will benefit everybody or provide answers to your e-mailed questions here). When answering your questions that you e-mail to us in this section, we will provide a general answer and a recommended book or resource you can order that provides more detailed information.
Section 4) Information about personalized consultations, reading instruction, and diagnostic testing services, and books, reading kits, and products.
Section 1: Free Teacher Seminar: Holiday Reading Fun (click below for the free seminar)
Section 2): Free On-Line Course: Holiday Take-Home Reading
Would you like to help keep your students’ reading skills sharp over the holidays? You can download the free parent seminars on this site and send them home with your students. The seminars and free on-line courses: Family Reading Time and Holiday Reading Time provide fun and exciting activities that parents can do at home over the vacation and holidays to keep your students reading! Go to the Free Help for Parents section for these seminars and on-line courses.
Section 3) FAQ’s (Frequently-Asked Questions)
Question: What do I do when I have students with many different reading levels in one class? How can I manage it? Answer: There are several different approaches you can try. One is that you can actually teach a whole class lesson in a particular skill, such as main idea. But when it comes to applying it, then students can do the practice in finding main ideas in materials at their instructional level. Let us suppose you are teaching fifth grade. After teaching the concept of main idea, then the students who are reading at a fifth grade level can work on main idea in a fifth grade book, those at a fourth grade level can work in a fourth grade text, and those at a sixth grade level can work with main idea in a text at that level. In this way, you can include everyone in a major lesson, but let them do the practice in materials they can read at instructional level.
Question: I have a student who transferred into my third grade class from aother school who can not read at all. It is almost the middle of the year. What do I do? Answer: The first thing we would do is to diagnose his or her reading problem. We would administer a phonics test, a passage reading test, and a learning style test to get a complete profile of the student’s current abilities. While administering these tests we would observe the areas in which the student is having difficulty. Then you can begin to plan on how to remediate the student’s difficulties. If there are no other students in the class at the same reading level, then time needs to be scheduled to instruct the child at his or her level, possibly while the other students are doing silent reading, or working in groups or individually. The student will need to receive a mini-lesson in whatever skill is needed each day just as the other students receive instruction at their level. For suggested materials on diagnostic testing and reading instruction, see the Books and Kits page for ideas.
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Section 4) Information about Consultations, Instruction, and Diagnostic Testing
Do you want reading and/or learning style/brain style diagnostic testing services or reading instruction services or consultations for your students via e-mail or phone? You may also order a paid reading diagnostic test and/or learning style/brain style assessment for your students, or a paid consultation about teaching reading and accelerated learning either in person in Naperville, Illinois, or by phone, or correspondence. To order, go to the Consultations and Reading Instruction page, or the Diagnostic Testing page to order.
If there is any other area you would like addressed or in which you have questions, e-mail us at email@example.com and we would be glad to help you.
Free Teacher Seminar: Holiday Reading Fun
Books and Resources for Teachers in the Classroom to Accelerate Learning and Reading for Students with All Learning Styles and Brain Styles to Differentiate Learning:
New Book and Resources for Kinesthetic and Tactile Learners (K-12, and college):
New Book by Ricki Linksman: The Fine Line between ADHD and Kinesthetic Learners: 197 Activities to Quickly Improve Reading, Memory, and Learning in Just 10 Weeks: The Ultimate Parent Handbook for ADHD, ADD, and Kinesthetic Learners (see below for description). Regularly priced at $29.00 if you order today you can get this over 300-page book at our special discounted price of $19.00. To order go to: http://www.keystolearningsuccess.com/FineLineADHD
New Kinesthetic Phonics Games: Off the Wall Phonics: It’s fast, fun, easy, and it works. This award-winning program developed by international accelerated learning and reading expert Ricki Linksman has proven to raise reading levels on average of two to five years growth for K-12 students and college within the shortest possible time! 10 Levels with 10 Games each can be used to teach reading or fill in gaps in reading to raise your child to the highest possible level of fluency within the time it takes to play all 10 levels. (see below for description). To order go to: http://www.offthewallphonics.com/special
Parents and teachers: Are you frustrated in not knowing how to help your child or teen (grades K-12 or college) improve in reading and learning, or even learn to read? If so, you have come to the right place to get instant help to quickly improve your child’s reading, memory, learning, grades, and test scores. It could be that your child or teen is a kinesthetic or tactile learner. Maybe you or others thought your child has ADHD or ADD, or your child has been labeled or even misdiagnosed with those challenges. It could be that your child is merely a kinesthetic or tactile learner and needs different techniques and strategies to read or learn. Do you feel that your kinesthetic or tactile child or teen is bright, yet you cannot understand why he or she is struggling in school or not getting the grades equal to the amount of effort he or she is making. The good news is that there is a solution–your child can be a successful learner if you use the right techniques that match his or her unique learning style and brain style!
You can get instant reading and learning help through our fast, fun, and easy lessons for kinesthetic and tactile learners (either regular ed, gifted, or special ed) or those with ADHD or ADD or dyslexia. You can quickly improve your child’s reading and learning. Get instant access to the nation’s best accelerated learning, learn to read, and rapid reading improvement program and tutoring through brain-based learning styles (for kinesthetic and tactile, as well as visual, and auditory learners, with either right brain or left brain hemispheric preferences) to accelerate learning in phonics, comprehension, vocabulary, fluency, writing, study skills, and test prep (including state reading tests, high school prep tests, or the ACT and SAT college entrance exams). National Reading Diagnostics Institute and Keys Learning headquartered in Naperville, Illinois, now offers its proven to work, affordable, premier reading instruction, reading help, and tutoring program for parents to access right from your own home to help end your child’s struggle (whether in regular ed, special ed, gifted, Title 1, ELL, or those with ADHD/ADD, dyslexia, learning disabilities, or reading disabilities) through the method that you prefer:
1)Now you have access to the same materials used by schools around the world that have consistently raised reading levels, grades, and test scores from struggle and below state standards to meet and exceed state standards within the shortest possible time. You can instantly download these award-winning materials through digital e-courses, lessons, e-books, audios, webinars, and materials delivered right to your computer at home to work at your own pace, your own time, and your own place! Get the same benefits and results as offered from the original live tutoring. Now, reading help can come to you!
2) Or, if you prefer, and live in the Chicagoland and suburban areas of Illinois, we still offer our live reading diagnostics testing, learning style and brain style assessments, prescriptive reading and learning plans, and live coaching, caring reading tutoring, premier test prep (state reading tests, high school entrance exams, and ACT and SAT college entrance exam preparation) in our national headquarters, National Reading Diagnostics Institute and Keys Learning, established in 1993, in Naperville, Illinois, . (To schedule, call (630) 717-4221 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Check out Ricki Linksman’s on-line proven, easy, and engaging reading lessons that parents can use with their children or teens either to help them learn to read or do home tutoring to improve reading for pre-K, K-12, and college from the comfort of your own home or vacation spot through e-courses and e-lessons and save gas mileage! Great for after-school, home school, or summer school, accelerate your child to grade level and beyond with average of two to five years and more gains above grade level in the shortest possible time.
New course now available:
Off the Wall Phonics: (accelerated brain-based phonics program for kids who like to move.) Whether your child is a kinesthetic learner, has ADHD or ADD, or just needs to learn by moving, this is a program of fast, fun, and easy games proven to give you the fastest results in the shortest time. Even tactile, visual, and auditory, left brain or right brain learners can benefit from its multisensory approach to phonics! To order go to: http://www.offthewallphonics.com/special
Parents: Did You Know There is a Fine Line Between ADD/ADHD and Kinesthetic, Tactile, and Right Brain Learners? The latest book by Ricki Linksman provides help for your child or teen who may be a kinesthetic learner:
New Book: The Fine Line between ADHD and Kinesthetic Learners: 197 Activities to Quickly Improve Reading, Memory, and Learning in Just 10 Weeks: The Ultimate Parent Handbook for ADHD, ADD, and Kinesthetic Learners, by Ricki Linksman: Jam-packed with hundreds of strategies, tips, and lessons to help you understand the characteristics of your kinesthetic child or teen and the best methods to teach him or her. This book has over 300 pages of quick, fun, short, and easy activities to help quickly improve reading, memory, and learning any subject. Discover how to communicate with your child to relieve tension during homework time. Find out how your child can achieve maximum success in school as a kinesthetic learner, either with ADHD or ADD, or who is misdiagnosed with these challenges, or who is just a learner who needs to move and is not being taught in his or her best brain style or learning style. Learn how your child can be successful in school and life with these proven, effective techniques. To order go to: http://www.keystolearningsuccess.com/FineLineADHD
For parents of children or teens with ADD/ADHD, dyslexia, learning disabilities, reading disabilities, or a reading or learning problem in school that you cannot solve, you are invited to take a free webinar with Author Ricki Linksman (How to Learn Anything Quickly, published by Barnes and Noble, and Founder-Director of National Reading Diagnostics Institute, the world’s leading accelerated learning and reading tutoring and parent training center). Learn the secrets to help end your child’s frustration in reading or any school subject in the shortest possible time. Find out if your child who you think may have ADD, ADHD, dyslexia, learning disabilities, or reading disabilities is merely a kinesthetic, tactile, visual, auditory, or left brain or right brain learner who is not being taught in his or her best learning style! Whether you are a parent who is home-schooling your pre-K, K-12 child, or whether you are considering where to send your child for summer-school, after-school, or reading tutoring, learn how you can solve your child’s reading or learning problem and improve memory, concentration, and focus now. Accelerate your child to grade level and above grade level and raise grades and test scores in the shortest possible time. End your child’s frustration, raise confidence, motivation, and self-esteem, and transform his or her life! Sign up today as space is limited for the free webinar sponsored by Keys Learning. (If you cannot listen at that time, you can hear the replay at your convenience). Sign up for this free webinar at http://www.keystolearningsuccess.com
Parent and Teacher Training on Teaching through Learning Styles and Brain Styles to Differentiate and Accelerate Learning Leading to Success for All Students:
World’s leading accelerated learning, reading, and brain-based learning style and memory expert, Ricki Linksman, offers training to parents and teachers through teleseminars, webinars, books, eBooks, books on amazon.com Kindle for I-pad, I-phone, Android, Blackberry, etc., e-courses, assessments, reading diagnostic tests, phonics tests, phonics, comprehension, fluency, spelling, writing, and vocabulary instruction and curriculum, learning style and brain style inventory and assessment tests, coaching, and podcasts in Accelerated Learning for Kids and Teens through Superlinks Learning Styles to help improve in reading and learning.
Quickly solve your child’s learning and reading problems in all subjects from pre-school to grades K-12, including students in regular ed, gifted, special ed, ELL, bi-lingual, or Title 1 programs, or those who have been diagnosed with ADD, ADHD, dyslexia, learning disabilities, reading disabilities, or reading problems. Ricki Linksman offers teleseminars, webinars, eBooks, books, podcasts, e-courses, and parent coaching for after-school, summer school, tutoring or home school to learn any subject, including helping your child learn to read and improve in reading in the shortest possible time using the Superlinks learning styles pre-K, K-12 reading curriculum. Featuring:
Kinesthetic Reading Comprehension
Kinesthetic Test-taking Skills
Kinesthetic ACT/SAT college test prep
Tactile Reading Comprehension
Tactile Test-taking Skills
Tactile ACT/SAT college test prep
For the following, go to the tab in this site for visual and auditory learners:
Auditory Reading Comprehension
Auditory Test-taking Skills
Auditory ACT/SAT college test prep
Visual Reading Comprehension
Visual Test-taking Skills
Visual ACT/SAT college test prep
2 Fun, Activity-based Vocabulary Books for Kinesthetic and Tactile Learners:
Kinesthetic Vocabulary Activities Your Child Will Love: In 27 Days Improve Your Kinesthetic Child’s Vocabulary and Comprehension. $19.00 To order go to: http://www.secretstolearningsuccess.com
Tactile Vocabulary Activities Your Child Will Love: In 27 Days Improve Your Tactile Child’s Vocabulary and Comprehension. $19.00To order go to: http://www.secretstolearningsuccess.com