The Open Door Blog

Welcome to our blog! Here is where you can read articles by our Open Door admin, tutors, and guest writers too. You’ll find tips and tricks, event and book reviews, inspirational stories, and the occasional exciting announcement too!

The Open Door Blog

Welcome to our blog! Here is where you can read articles by our Open Door admin, tutors, and guest writers too. You’ll find tips and tricks, event and book reviews, inspirational stories, and the occasional exciting announcement too!

Do you have a favourite Canadian book to read with your children?

Do you have a favourite Canadian book to read with your children?

Looking for the perfect way to relax and bond with your kids during the holidays? Dive into the world of Canadian-authored children’s books. Not only is it a delightful way to explore advanced content together, but it’s also a valuable approach if your child is struggling with reading. Dive into our recommendations and kindle the joy of holiday reading with your little ones.

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Is your child’s behaviour testing your limits?

Is your child’s behaviour testing your limits?

s your child’s behavior causing disruption and stress at home and in school? Explore Applied Behavioural Consulting, a solution to empower parents with effective strategies for managing challenging behaviors and fostering a harmonious family environment.

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Phonemic, decoding, fluency…What do all these dyslexia terms mean?

Phonemic, decoding, fluency…What do all these dyslexia terms mean?

Discovering that your child has dyslexia can be a challenging realization. Renowned Dyslexia expert, Dr. Gavin Reid, acknowledges the difficulty of accepting this diagnosis. However, it often brings immense relief, validating your concerns. The next step is understanding how reading remediation can profoundly benefit your dyslexic child. In this mini-lexicon, we’ll delve into crucial terms such as phonemic awareness, phonics, multi-sensory learning, and more, shedding light on the path to literacy for dyslexic learners.

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How can I build my dyslexic child’s self-confidence?

How can I build my dyslexic child’s self-confidence?

Dyslexic children often struggle with their self-esteem due to their difficulties in reading and learning. In this post, we provide effective strategies for parents and educators to build confidence in dyslexic children. From recognizing their achievements to promoting a growth mindset, learn how to support and encourage your dyslexic child.

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5 Simple Ways to Motivate your Child

5 Simple Ways to Motivate your Child

If you're having trouble motivating your child, you're not alone. Sometimes, we all need a little help to get through those tedious tasks. If you find yourself struggling to motivate your child, here are five simple strategies that you can try:   TIP 1: Break it...

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