Let us know how it’s going using these tips!

  • Remember to give specific praise.  It’s tempting to just say “good job” or “you’re smart” but it’s more motivating if you say “great job sounding out the whole word” or “you just spelled that word correctly”, etc.
  • Do you remember some things they mentioned that they really liked from your first week together?  It’d be awesome if you tried to go the library or find an article online that is about that topic (for me, I need to go find a book on BMX bikes!).