Presents a recognised reading programme for children with Down syndrome which effectively meets each child's unique learning needs and style. The reading method and lessons presented here are specifically designed to be motivating, fun, and rewarding. Using flash cards, games, charts, and books, the programme emphasises that most children with Down syndrome are visual learners. Parents can customise lessons to capture their child's interest and set the learning pace to a level for greatest success. This step-by-step guide to reading allows parents to work with their child at home and helps them coordinate reading lessons with teachers, ensuring the continuity of their child's education year after year.Oelwein, Patricia L. is the author of 'Teaching Reading to Children With Down Syndrome A Guide for Parents and Teachers', published 1995 under ISBN 9780933149557 and ISBN 0933149557.