Description : The activities in this book provide an excellent source of phonics practice for primary students. The pages can be used as drill reinforcement or as independent instructional material. The whimsical pictures help to motivate students to learn through a variety of activities. These activities include tracing and writing, coloring, cutting and pasting, matching, and more. Review pages have also been included, as well as an awards page at the end of the book for added motivation.
Description : The activities in this book provide an excellent source of phonics practice for primary students. The pages can be used as drill reinforcement or as independent instructional material. The whimsical pictures help to motivate students to learn through a variety of activities. These activities include tracing and writing, coloring, cutting and pasting, matching, and puzzles. Review pages are included, as well as an awards page at the end of the book for added motivation. In this book, students will learn about unusual consonant sounds and their spellings, and unusual vowel sounds (other than long and short). Therefore, the teacher may want to give more initial instruction before presenting some of the pages. Students will learn the more unusual sounds of vowels, exceptions, and also the diacritical markings for their sounds.
Description : The phonics activities in this book teach about word parts and how to put these parts together to build words. In this book, students will learn to recognize base words and how they change when different beginnings and endings are added. Children will learn to recognize, build, and use words in different ways, including concepts such as contractions, possessives, compound words, homonyms, homographs, dividing words into syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and recognizing dictionary spellings and markings. The pages can be used as drill reinforcement or as independent instructional material. The whimsical pictures help motivate students to learn through a variety of activities. These activities include tracing and writing, coloring, cutting and pasting, matching, and puzzles. Review pages have also been included, as well as an awards page at the end of the book for added motivation.
Description : In just minutes a day, students can master math facts with this specially designed program. Using rules, patterns and memory tools similar to those used in language arts, Math Phonics (tm) is great for introducing concepts or providing alternative techniques.
Description : A specially designed program using rules, patterns and memory techniques similar to those found in language arts to teach difficult math concepts to children. This bonus book contains 10 all new lesson plans, including worksheets, take-home pages, assessment pages and a variety of support materials to teach multiplication and division.
Description : Based on a "word solving" concept, offers information on designing and implementing a literacy program to help children learn about sounds, letters, and words.
Description : A combination assessment tool and guide for teaching identifies the literacy goals appropriate to grades PreK-eight and offers tools to help analyze students' strengths and identify areas needing teaching support.
Description : "Gentry and Ouellette are cannonballing into the reading research pool, they're making waves, and these waves are moving the field of reading forward." --From the foreward by Mark Weakland, Super Spellers The past two decades have brought giant leaps in our understanding of how the brain works. But these discoveries--and all their exciting implications--have yet to make their way into most classrooms. With the concise and readable BrainWords, you will learn how children's brains develop as they become readers and discover ways you can take concrete steps to promote this critical developmental passage. Introducing their original, research-based framework of "brain words"--dictionaries in the brain where students store and automatically access sounds, spellings, and meanings--the authors offer a wealth of information that will transform your thinking and practice: Up-to-date knowledge about reading and neurological circuitry, including evidence that spelling is at the core of the reading brain Tools to recognize what works, what doesn't, and why Practical classroom activities for daily teaching and student assessment Insights about what brain research tells us about whole language and phonics-first movements Deepened understanding of dyslexia through the enhanced lens of brain science With the insights and strategies of BrainWords, you can meet your students where they are and ensure that more of them read well, think well, and write well.
Description : Hooked on Phonics® Learn to Read Level 1 is the first Pre-K level in the complete 8-level Learn to Read series. - Level 1: All About Letters (Pre-K) - Level 2: All About Letters (Pre-K) - Level 3: Word Families (Kindergarten) - Level 4: Word Families (Kindergarten) - Level 5: Beginning Phonics (First Grade) - Level 6: Beginning Phonics (First Grade) - Level 7: Intermediate Phonics (Second Grade) - Level 8: Intermediate Phonics (Second Grade) Designed to give your child a strong foundation in phonemic awareness, a crucial pre-reading skill, Learn to Read Level 1 introduces these beginning concepts: - The Alphabet - Recognizing Uppercase Letters - Tracing Letter Shapes - Identifying Letter Sounds - Rhyming Words and Beginning Sounds This set includes: - 2 Original Storybooks written to reinforce the skills your child learns in the program - Pop! Pop! Pop! - The Letter Hunt - 1 Bonus Book, The Cereal Box, by the award-winning children’s book author and illustrator David McPhail - 1 Workbook that will guide you and your child through all of the lessons and many fun activities - 1 DVD filled with music videos and fun introductions to each lesson, where letters come to life - 1 Set of Stickers to proudly display in the workbooks and celebrate reading success - 2 Sets of Letters and Picture Flashcards designed to reinforce letter names and letter sounds - 1 Quick Start Guide Designed in conjunction with leading educators, award-winning authors, teachers and parents, Hooked on Phonics® Learn to Read uses a proven, simple, and fun method to give your child a strong foundation in phonics and reading skills. - Learn: Your child learns to read new words by watching the DVD and reading the workbook. - Practice: Your child practices reading the new sound combinations and words in the workbook. - Read: Your child puts it all together to read a great story. - Celebrate: Celebrate success after each lesson and track your child’s progress!
Description : A practical guide for teaching comprehension and fluency in the kindergarten through eighth-grade classroom with instruction on reading levels, writing about reading, and interactive read-aloud and literature study; and contains a DVD with over 100 blackline masters, forms, and checklists.