An "open-and-go" reading readiness program for beginning and struggling/reluctant readers RL PreK - Grade 1. Includes 2 Reproducible Student Funbooks (download only) and a guide for each on how to introduce concepts and maximize practice through multisensory activities.
Engaging multisensory activities take 15 minutes each and make learning the alphabet and consonant sounds fun and easy! FunBooks introduce upper and lower case letters together in blocks of 4 and provide a variety of tracing and printing activities that reinforce letter identification and sound-symbol connections. Phonics-based, all activities and games conform to the Orton-Gillingham methodology and are research-proven. Ideal for one-on-one tutoring and reading interventions, homeschooling, and small group instruction.
“Finally, an engaging reading program that’s so much fun that kids are motivated to read.” ~ Greg Chahalis, Reading Specialist, NY
“What I love most is how excited my students are about the games. Your philosophy about students having fun while learning is a breath of fresh air. Teaching high standards while having fun is a wonderful combination. Always looking for a new approach that can do both.” ~ Meredith Lippman, Reading Tutor
2 downloadable/reproducible student "FunBooks" focusing on learning the alphabet characters and reinforcing the first two pillars of the 5 Pillars of Reading: Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Fluency, Vocabulary and Comprehension.
"Fill the House" lotto-style games give kids practice identifying and grouping upper and lower case letters and words that begin and end with consonant sounds.
2 flashcard decks for use in introducing the alphabet and consonant sounds and in playing the Letter/Sound Showdown Game. (Instructions for play included in Teacher's Guides.
2 Teacher’s Guides–with songs, art projects, and activities for introducing and reinforcing learning the alphabet characters and consonant sounds.
Children's picture book The Tale of Tiger Tuesday, which introduces the characters and the setting for all of the stories and plays in the Reading Toolkit FunBooks that build on Reading Readiness Skills.