Refusing to Be Buffaloed by DIBELS Edicts
Explain that you are pursuing an expanded version of literacy with your son, which includes reading aloud with him every night--stories he enjoys. Research has shown this has great effect in developing good readers.
The Read-Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease offers good advice. Let the teacher know you're following his advice.
These last two suggestions are important, showing that your family is actively engaging in your son's literacy development.
I wish you and your son well, and I'd like to know what happens.
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