• Choosing the Right Book
    When your child is choosing a "just right" book to read, they should remember to follow "The Five Finger Test". This simple test will help them see if the book meets their need for improving fluency without creating frustration.
    The Five Finger Test
    Read one page of a book. Raise one finger for each word on the page you dont know.              
           O-1 Fingers: This book is easy to read.                                                                       

    2 Fingers: This book is just right for you.

    3 Fingers: This book is challenging, but you may still enjoy it.

    4 Fingers: This book will be very challenging. Read with a partner.

    5 Fingers: This book is probably too hard to be fun. Read with an adult who can help you.