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I have a 9th grade son who is ADD and needs help with reading comprehension.


Area of Concern: Reading Comprehension

Submitted by: Parent

Grade Level: High School

Competency: Below Level

I have a 9th grade son who is ADD -inattentive. He is having trouble with reading comprehension. What would you recommend?



Thank you for contacting us. Merit Software has helped many students with ADD improve their reading comprehension skills and I’m sure we can do the same for your son.

Our best programs for this purpose are Reading Skill Builder and Developing Critical Thinking Skills for Effective Reading.

Reading Skill Builder finds gaps and provides instruction in specific reading skills. Concepts covered include – vocabulary, sequence, fact-opinion, factual recall, inference, and author’s purpose.

Developing Critical Thinking Skills for Effective Reading helps students sharpen their critical thinking skills and develop their ability to make inferences.

Merit Software's Solutions lists many more programs can help with your educational success. For a complete list, please visit Merit Solutions.

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