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The Guide




Five Skills The Common Thread
Building a Foundation One Skill at a Time

Welcome to Five Skills-The Common Thread a guide for parents and educators.

Five SKills will provide simple methods that parents and educators can use daily to strengthen the foundation necessary for independent reading, writing, and math.

Parents will discover how important and powerful daily planned interactions are in their child's education. Parents will be surprised at how easily they can incorporate these Five Skills into their own family situations.

Educators will be able to practice these methods in their classrooms with individuals, small groups, and large groups. Educators will be able to share the importance of these skills and methods with parents.


The impacts of including planned interactions, based on Five Skills The Common Thread, into your routine are quickly evident to children, teachers, and parents.

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