Teach Phonemic Awareness in 5 Minutes a day

Written by Sacha of home-school-reading.com

Phonemic Awareness, or Phonic Ears, arerepparttar child’s ability to actually hearrepparttar 109276 sounds in a word. This isrepparttar 109277 first step in learning to read. Much ofrepparttar 109278 new research says that teaching children this skill can really helprepparttar 109279 child learn to read!

Let’s start growing those ears

Phonic ears isrepparttar 109280 ability to hear and manipulate sounds in words. Phonemic awareness is not phonics and it does not involve reading any words. This means that a three year old can learn to grow their phonic ears, just as easily as a six year old!

How to teach Phonemic Awareness Skills 1) Blending: What word am I trying to say? SsssssAaaaaaNnnnnnDdddd. 2) Segmentation (first sound only): What isrepparttar 109281 first sound in Run? 3) Segmentation (last sound only): What isrepparttar 109282 last sound in Sit? 4) Say it Fast (complete): Sayrepparttar 109283 sounds forrepparttar 109284 word H . . . O . . . P. . . (Pause between each sound.) 5) Say letters, sound at a time: The letter “M” is eee . . . mmm. The letter “S” is eee . . . sss.

How to grow those phonic ears in Five Minutes a day

Why Become a Truck Driver?

Written by Joe Regan

There are a great number of good reasons for someone to become a truck driver. First and foremost among those reasons would berepparttar great pay. Did you realize that most truckers, their first year out onrepparttar 109275 road, earn an average of $35,000 a year? And, that after just a few years out, those same truckers are making an average of $45,000-$50,000 annually? And finally, veteran drivers who own their own trucks make average salaries that are over $100,000 a year. What other profession can you get into, whererepparttar 109276 pay is that good?

One other great reason to get into trucking…….. isrepparttar 109277 chance to see some of this great country of ours. How many states have you been to? Are you one of those people who haven’t been to very many places? Well, get into trucking and you will haverepparttar 109278 opportunity to explore America. See why most people consider this to be not onlyrepparttar 109279 greatest country inrepparttar 109280 world, but alsorepparttar 109281 most beautiful one as well. What other country has sights like The Grand Canyon, Yellowstone Park,repparttar 109282 Great Smoky Mountains,repparttar 109283 Pacific Ocean,repparttar 109284 Gulf of Mexico, New England inrepparttar 109285 fall, and so much more? Want to explore America? Become a trucker.

One other great thing about being a trucker isrepparttar 109286 camaraderie that you feel with your fellow truckers. It’s a special bond, much likerepparttar 109287 bond that people who are inrepparttar 109288 military feel. You and your fellow truckers know that you are doing a job that is vital, Vital forrepparttar 109289 country. For without trucking, we would be in a heap of trouble. Do you have any idea how many products that you use, that are delivered by truck? The percentage of products delivered by truck is around 78%. So think about something that you use (car; food; pharmaceuticals; etc.) and there’s a really good chance that it got to you, by truck.

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