- Paperback: 240 pages
- Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks; Reissue edition (January 7, 1986)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0060913401
- ISBN-13: 978-0060913403
- Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.5 x 8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars See all reviews (76 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #42,222 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Why Johnny Can't Read: And What You Can Do about It Paperback – January 7, 1986
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Anyway, since my first son learned to read so fast and well, thanks to this book, naturally I turned to it again 5 years later when my second son was almost 5. However, it turned out that Collin had no interest in learning to read at that point. I felt no need to rush or pressure him, so I put the book away. A few months later I got the book out again to see if he was interested yet, and he was. Learning to read was fast and fun, just as with my first son.
For both of my boys, the first word they learned to read was CAT.Read more ›
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I have learned a lot from this book myself and it has helped with my personal confidence on teaching my daughter to read. I highly recommend.Published 3 months ago by johnsonface
Read The Deliberate Dumbing Down of America right after you read Mr. Flesch's book!Published 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
Because this is the answer I've been looking for! This is what's wrong with my daughter! It's a problem given to her by our school system. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jamie
I have been working with my son on Phonics and he is learning more from this than what the schools teach. It would be amazing if the schools started teaching phonics.Published 4 months ago by Jeremy R. Levin
Very good wordlists in the back of the book to teach kids how to read and write in English.Published 7 months ago by Book Worm
need to help a pre-K student with sounds.... Very good and easy to help young person learn to read and spell...Published 7 months ago by Doris Mosley
An excellent book with a section in the back that a literate adult can use to help another person learn to read in English. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Customer