Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Beginning, Middle, and End

Daily Tips

Try something new with your kids every day! Find tips on reading, learning, and raising a well-rounded child.
 
 

Today's Tip

Today's Tip: 
August 25, 2014
Beginning, Middle, and End

A vital part of reading comprehension is understanding the basic structure of a story. Preface your reading by asking your child to listen carefully and consider the order of the story.  Afterwards you can talk about it or even draw pictures that show something that happened at the start, the middle, and the conclusion of the story, with arrows between each.

 
 

Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

Decorate your room with an autumn bouquet.
Get ready, get set, sing!
Use these animal-themed activities to ignite your child’s passion,...
Sums and differences are easy to learn with this sports-inspired,...
Help your child learn something new, fun, and creative with this...
Winter is full of wild weather, and your kids will enjoy flexing their...