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Public Libraries

  Public Libraries   You can find all kinds of information at public libraries.  Besides a multitude of books, they’ve got computers with fast internet, comfortable chairs for reading, and tables for doing research or work. Many libraries have our English for the Spanish Speaker series.  Even though these workbooks are …

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Mr. Rogers

Mr. Rogers Today I saw the movie Won’t You Be My Neighbor. It was about the life of Mr. Rogers and his television show, Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood.  My two boys used to watch Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood. He had kind messages for children and often visited great places for the children to …

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Supplementary Workbooks for Social Studies Adoption 2018

Supplementary Workbooks for Social Studies Adoption 2018   This year California is adopting new Social Studies textbooks for schools.  Fisher Hill has an excellent supplementary bilingual series of workbooks to help students learn about U.S. history and geography. The four workbook series is called United States of America Stories, Maps, …

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Learning to Read for the Entire Family

Learning to Read for the Entire Family   Fisher Hill’s new e-book, Reading and Spelling Book 1, is a good workbook for the entire family.  The entire family can use this workbook to learn to read and spell. Each lesson begins with a word list.  Many of these words can also …

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Reading and Spelling E-Book

Reading and Spelling E-Book   Fisher Hill’s new e-book, Reading and Spelling Book 1, has 20 lessons.  Each lesson introduces a new speech sound except for Lessons 1 and 2 which both work on the short /a/ sound.  In this blog I will talk about how I used this workbook …

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Fisher Hill’s New E-Book

Fisher Hill’s New E-Book   Fisher Hill’s new E-Book Reading and Spelling Book 1 was written to help students of all ages learn to read and spell. It is especially good for students who may have difficulty learning to read and spell. The workbook uses Orton-Gillingham principles to teach reading and …

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Reading and Spelling Book 1

Reading and Spelling Book 1   Fisher Hill has come out with a new workbook to start a new series. This series will teach reading and spelling to all ages.  Fisher Hill’s previous books have been geared toward Spanish speakers.  This new series will be geared toward anyone who wants to …