A student's ability to understand what they read is vital to their success in all academics. As a parent, the best thing you can do is equip your student with strategies that help them improve reading comprehension skills. There are research-based strategies that have been proven to impact students’ literacy skills. Through the modeling, practice, and use of these strategies, the teachers at HMS provide students with the tools that they need to increase their literacy skills. Simply click on one of the strategies to access more information (listed in the menu to the left).