By Mary Leonhardt

he writer of oldsters Who Love examining, young ones Who do not now bargains a cornucopia of easy, functional information that might aid children--no topic what their age or point of examining ability--learn to learn. A separate part identifies books suited for other forms of readers, equivalent to women who love horses, young ones who like rock bands, and machine nuts.

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Then I’d fade away, and they’d grab the magazines and comics. 38 Don’t worry when your children exhibit some quirky reading habits. I’m starting to think that few avid readers pick up one book, read it through, put it down, and then pick up another, all the while sitting in some normal reading position. I find that avid readers often skip around in books, sometimes skipping endings altogether. Others have to eat or squirm around while they read. Kids bend book pages, hum and listen to a Walkman, or even watch television, while reading.

But a year or two like this can put a learning disabled child permanently behind. So if your child is in a shaky reading situation, you should probably get active. Explain to the teacher that your child isn’t dumb; he just does much better in reading if he can read books that he likes and that aren’t too difficult for him. Offer to supply the books. Offer to help the teacher in any way you can to make the situation better for your child. And remember that you always have the legal clout of the special education law behind you.

To get there, she has to read—not listen to tapes or a tutor’s summary. 73 As much as possible, let your child make the decisions about what special education services to receive. When children make the decision for tutoring help, they are much more likely to make good use of it. If your child wants to cancel all help—particularly if this is an older child or a teenager—you should probably go along with the decision, at least for a while. Sometimes children feel so stigmatized by having to go to a learning center that any benefit is outweighed by their anger.

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