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Signs of Reading Problems in Older Children

Reading Problems in Grade 4 & Up 

by Donna Stuart

If your child is in Grade 4 or up, they should be a fluent reader. Most students this age have moved into the stage of ‘learning to read’, from ‘reading to learn.”

What reading problems “look like” to parents and teachers, change, as a child gets older due to the changing demands and expectations of their environment on their reading, writing and oral ability.

In addition to the original problem of trouble learning to read, they may now be experiencing significant problems across academic subject areas where they are being asked to read more difficult texts to complete their work.

Check out the rest of this great article in Donna's blog http://bit.ly/1HsWZya