Daniel, a first-grader, improved 6-grade levels in just 1 year! Watch Daniel read from a 6th-grade text with ease.
We will teach your child to read better, faster, with greater fluency and comprehension.
Your child will achieve 3-6 grade levels in one year advancing 1 year every 4-8 weeks.
Your child’s grades, confidence, and self-esteem will soar as they develop a love for reading and school.
There are new expectations for children entering second grade. These 7- or 8-year-old children are now expected to read fluently, with expression and possess an increased capability for reasoning. Students in 2nd grade spend less time learning to read and spend more time reading to learn. 2nd-grade is also when schools introduce formal comprehension. This includes making inferences, answering questions about something they have read even though the answer may not have been explicitly stated in the text. That’s why we created our 2nd Grade Reading Tutoring program.
If your child did not build a strong reading foundation in kindergarten and 1st grade, 2nd-grade can be incredibly difficult and painful for them and you alongside them. Any reading difficulties that were not sufficiently addressed in 1st grade are likely to become more pronounced. This is simply because without a strong foundation the students will only struggle with all of the new things that are expected of them. It becomes a compounding problem, and it is not uncommon for 2nd graders to be labeled as learning disabled, diagnosed with an attention deficit disorder, or simply get left behind.
For beginning readers, there are 300 small words that cause problems. These are the words that look alike, the “th” words like there and them, words like where and were, or was and saw. If a child doesn’t have a firm grasp on these foundational words, the rest of reading will become a painful struggle. In our 2nd Grade Reading Tutoring program, we ensure your child knows and can read these words fluently.
These are all signs of a hesitant and unsuccessful reader. Mistakes do more than just slow your child down, they break their concentration and focus, making it difficult or impossible for your child to recall what they’ve read. At the Dicker Reading Method, we will help your child to gain mastery over their vocabulary and fluency in their reading, overcoming their past struggles and growing into a confident, joyful reader. For the past 35 years, The Dicker Reading Method has developed custom-tailored, one-on-one tutoring 2nd Grade Reading Tutoring programs for children. We have created a proprietary method where your child can learn 5 words and their meanings in 1 minute. Watch as your child’s grades, test scores, and confidence soar as they develop a love for reading and school.
“There is hope--a miracle in the making!...The Dicker Reading Method transforms the feeling of ‘I can’t read’ into a joyful feeling of ‘I can read’. The program improves reading levels three to six years in just twelve months. Program participants, young and old, say they notice a difference almost immediately.”
“My son Alex, at the end of the 1st grade Alex knew 17 words and had no self-esteem because he could not read. After participation in the program, he scored in the 99th percentile and tested at a 9th grade reading level in the 2nd grade. Alex now exhibits a strong feeling of self-worth and is currently attending Harvard University."
"My daughter Rachel, a three and a half-year-old, learned forty words in the first session. After four months in the program, she was reading on a second-grade level, qualified for the Gifted and Talented program for kindergarten in New York City, and scored in the 98th percentile. In the first grade, Rachel was reading at a fourth-grade reading level and developed a love for reading and school. Now in the second grade, Rachel is reading on a sixth-grade level and is currently finishing the Harry Potter book series."
“I’ve represented over 400,000 parents whose children attended the public schools throughout our city. I had a chance to see the amazing results. Children were actually learning to read for the first time. They actually were moving from I can’t to I can. I must say that if you or your child is having difficulty reading this is the program you should really look at because it could make all the difference for your child and your family.”
"We saw students who experienced failure and frustration begin to enjoy their studies and to enjoy reading. We discovered remarkable increase in reading grades. We discovered that as measured by standardized tests students made remarkable progress when compared to their counterparts. We came to the conclusion that this program is very, very different from others. This is a program is unlike others in that it enforces the success. It generates success.”
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For over 35 years No one Else Gets Results Like The Dicker Reading Method
Reading achievement • Vocabulary development
Reading comprehension • Fluency • Phonics
Grades • Confidence • Self-esteem
Reading enjoyment • Focus and Concentration
Be assessed and placed on their appropriate reading level.
Learn 5 words and their meaning in just one minute.
Develop a fluent reading style, which will support their comprehension.
Develop the literal and inferential skills to become an outstanding reader
Develop up to a 5,000 word reading vocabulary.
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