Skill Gaps

Skill Gaps

Core5 on the Go!
I have a second-grade student who started my class this year knowing only seventeen basic letter sounds. Within two months, he knew all twenty-six letter sounds and some letter...
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"That Can't Be"
Our district was using Lexia® Core5® Reading and the program identified some of our advanced readers as having ‘holes’ [skill gaps]. Our administrators said, “That can’t be. It’s...
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Digging In with Lexia
One student was struggling with the rules for doubling consonants in words. I was able to pull a lesson provided by Lexia and do a mini-lesson with the student on the rules and...
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The Right Way to Go
Her guardian was adamant, “She’s way behind. She’s not reading. I don’t think she’s ready for third grade.” I understood her concern. In the past, I may have even agreed, but now...
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Loving Lexia
I have several students who entered third grade as struggling readers. They had little confidence and already seemed resigned to not being able to read. After doing Lexia for a...
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