"Elaine tutors students in reading, phonics and arithmetic."
Reading is one of the most important subjects a child can learn. The other subjects a child learns in school all hinge on his ability to read. In the real world a person must be able to read to make an application, pay one's bills and do most jobs.
I enjoy teaching reading and try to make it a joyful experience for my students. I often start by teaching the student phonics, because if the student knows the sounds the letters of our language make, and can sound out words, he is capable of reading and growing in that ability to a great degree on his own.
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