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Infographic: new research on how to become a good reader

Posted on 27 January 2015

New research shows that in order for a student to become a fluent reader, they need to read a large variety of texts (much...

The 2014 NAPLAN results are here: what you need to know

Posted on 18 September 2014

“I had some idea, but the results knocked me. I didn’t realise they would be that low”. If your child is performing below expectations...

How to build your child’s knowledge, vocabulary and reading ability

Posted on 14 November 2013

Without a doubt, talking to your child is essential for building their language skills. The more they hear and use words in conversation, the...

Reading frustration school holidays

Stop your child going backwards during the school holidays

Posted on 16 October 2013

The summer holidays offer a well-deserved break after a long, hard academic year. It’s a time to relax and enjoy family life.

Martha Burns Norman Doidge Tim Rasinski

New Neuroscience & Learning Webinars

Posted on 12 September 2013

Webinars are a great way to keep up to date with the latest research, wherever you are. Sonic Learning is excited to announce three...

What is Reading Assistant?

Posted on 20 August 2013

What is Reading Assistant? How is the Reading Assistant program graded? How do I know Reading Assistant will work for my child? Dr Martha...

Reading speed in children

Help for students struggling with reading fluency and comprehension

Posted on 4 June 2013

Reading fluency refers to the ease with which a student reads. Fluent readers read more quickly and with automaticity in word recognition. They enjoy...