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My son needs help with sixth grade reading and writing.


Area of Concern: Vocabulary

Submitted by: Parent

Grade Level: Middle School

Competency: Below Level

I have a 6th grader who is struggling with basic writing skills and vocabulary. I intend on obtaining a tutor but would like a computer program that would assist in these areas as well. Can you suggest the proper programs?



Based on your description, it seems as if Vocabulary Stretch and Paragraph Punch could be very helpful for your daughter.

Vocabulary Stretch features interactive, hands-on, exercises that help students with word recognition, meanings, and origins.

Paragraph Punch guides students through the process of writing different types of paragraphs.

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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