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Read Right: Coaching Your Child to Excellence in Reading

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"We have parents with kids in college now who know their kids probably wouldn't be there if it wasn't for Read Right. I am definitely an advocate."
--Melinda Reeves, 2004 Texas High School Principal of the Year

Dr. Dee Tadlock's patented Read Right program has helped more than 20,000 struggling readers become excellent readers. Supported by 25 years of research, the revolut

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Paperback, 272 pages
Published June 6th 2005 by McGraw-Hill
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Rhonda Stone
Jul 26, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I have experience with "Read Right" in four ways:

First, in the late 1990s and early 2000s, both of my children struggled with reading. It wasn't until they were in their teens and Dr. Dee's Read Right tutors started working with them that they became successful readers.

Second, in 2014 when my daughter had her first child, we committed as a family to use Dr. Dee's book to help him become a reader. As the book instructs, we immersed Ray in stories and the alphabet from the time he was an infant,
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Helen Folsom
Jul 15, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Reading this book made me want to drop everything and become a ReadRight tutor. It just makes so much sense. Most importantly for Dee the light went on when she realized that the fact that her son was having a difficult time learning to read was not his failure, but rather the failure of the system used to teach him. She was driven by that understanding to dig deeper and the benefit of her persistence on behalf of her son has accrued to thousands of people.

Reading is more than ever the key to s
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Jen
Jul 18, 2011 added it
I don't know. The first half was all the stuff I've heard before: read to your child, let him/her see you reading, etc. The second half was stuff no one else says; i.e., don't teach them phonics, don't encourage them to focus on words but on larger meanings, etc. This book came highly recommended but I don't know if the lone voice is the one to go with on this issue. ...more
Sarah Martinez
Mar 27, 2011 rated it did not like it
I was absolutely disgusted by this thinly veiled propaganda piece, which appears to solely tout the author's pricey reading tutorial programs. Not a single substantive tip or bit of advice was offered in its pages. ...more
Tawni
Feb 01, 2010 rated it liked it
Pretty good book, basically just says your kids will learn to read my you showing them to LOVE to read...read to them tons, let them see you reading...yadayadayada....
Erin
Oct 17, 2008 rated it it was amazing
This is a great program to use with your children,teens, or adults in any reading stage. I love it, and have used it with all my boys! Check out their website too! www.readright.com ...more
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