The Five-Finger Rule of Reading

It can be tricky to find a book that is the appropriate reading level for your child. This is a quick and easy way to discover if any book is the right reading level.

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Who It's For

Parents and caregivers looking to find the right book for their children's reading level.

Why It Empowers

Finding a book that's appropriate for your child's reading level can be challenging. As a parent or caregiver, this exercise provides tips to discover if any book is the right reading level for them.

What's Needed

  • Children's books
  • 5-10 minutes of time
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    Meet The Expert

    Martha Tyler

    Martha has her Masters in Education and is a certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator. She has worked as a sitter, nanny, tutor, or teaching artist over the past 20+ years. In addition, Martha has hosted a child care podcast, Chronicles of Nannya, for several years. She is also the co-founder of Compassionate Childcare LLC and is thrilled to be able to share her experience, knowledge, and resources with CareNectar!