Davis™ Reading Programme for Young Learners
The Davis™ Reading Programme for Young Learners is a reading enhancement programme for children
aged 5 – 8 that would benefit from gaining skills in reading, writing and reaching (and staying) focused.
Based on the Davis®
Dyslexia Correction Programme, it will give the child lifelong skills to make learning more enjoyable and successful, developing
reading fluency and comprehension.
programme will cover letter and alphabet mastery, common punctuation marks, 3
steps to easier reading, mastery of basic words. These skills also help children develop
excellent visual memory of key words, which complements and enhances phonetic
decoding skills. This approach will enhance a child's learning experience in
the early grades and pave the way for academic success in later years.
At least half or more of the programme time includes the parent or support person participating in sessions so that they can gain the skills needed continue the techniques at home and do the post-programme work
Facilitator will schedule up to 30 hours of time with the student and depending
on the age of the child this can be spread out over more days; working only
mornings. Usually the child will attend school in the afternoons to
put into practice the techniques they have learned. This can be discussed at the Initial Consultation
"The creative process and the learning process, if not the same thing, are so closely associated, we will never be able to separate them." - Ronald D. Davis
Professional services described as Davis™, Davis Dyslexia Correction®, Davis Symbol Mastery™, Davis Orientation Counselling™, Davis Math Mastery™, Davis Attention Mastery™, Dyslexia the Gift® and Gift of Dyslexia® may only be provided by persons who are employed by a licensed Davis Specialist, or who are trained and licensed as Davis Facilitators by Davis Dyslexia Association International.