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Welcome to West Hills Primary School!    The vision of WHP is to nurture a respectful environment where teachers, along with the community utilize best practices to meet the needs of ALL students, academically, socially, and behaviorally.
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Parent Ideas for Reading At-Home
Below are some "tips" you can use to talk to your child at home about their reading.                                                 
Reading
 
1.What to say to encourage your child to try to read a word on their own...
2. Questions to ask before, during, and after reading a story...
3. Ideas to try to help your child read smoothly...
4. How to make reading fun...
 
Click on any article below for more ideas!
 
Remember...It's okay to read a word to your child if they do not have the word skills yet to read it on their own, or take breaks between work, or even set a timer for a few minutes to read a story then take a break.  If you need more ideas or tips to help, please feel free to reach out to Mrs. Tommasini, Mrs. Transue, or Ms. Balsone!  
Here are some videos that may help you find and use programs on the computer:
 
1. "How to get on EPIC" - click here
 
2. "How to get on Lexia" - coming soon
 
3. "How to get on AR/STAR" - click here