I was quite surprised by my own action entering my big boy to kumon when he reach his first grade. I did not believe with the way Kumon was designed, I think it was boring and unattractive way to learn. I doubt it can actually made a child understand, it just made them memorized the material without the curiosity that trigger learning However, I did it anyway.
My first motivation is to give him proper worksheet for him to practise his reading and writing. I used to made it everyday for him, with pictures and theme that he like. I found