“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Rosetta Stone. I received a product and a promotional item to thank me for participating.”
One question we started getting even before G was born is, “Are you going to home school?” Although this question is still a bit premature, we have been thinking about the answer to it for quite some time because G is such a great learner – she truly is very teachable. But the one thing that concerns me about homeschooling during the early years is teaching someone to read. I don’t remember learning to read, I just know I knew how to do it by the time I got to kindergarten. And I have no experience with teaching someone to read. It seems so daunting to me! The English language is VERY complicated! So, I am always looking for all the help I can get. We already are on top of the reading-every-day-with-your-kid thing, since G and W are book obsessed; but I know that is not sufficient to teach them to read the words themselves. When I was given the opportunity to try out a program for kids (preschoolers and early elementary), Rosetta Stone’s Kids Reading Program, to teach her the building blocks of reading, I was so excited!