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Decoding words

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Practice word building by single syllables so blending multi-syllable words comes easily for kids. Use tools like these printable letter cards crafted into DIY word building folders for each student in class. See the full routine for blending larger words in this blog post!

If your students are getting stuck on multisyllabic words when they are reading, try this easy routine for decoding larger words.

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Free decodable passages for short a CVC words - The Measured Mom

So. These days I've been doing a lot of research into how our brains learn to read. In doing that, I've made a shift in how approach beginning reading. I used to ascribe to the

How to Build in Support to Decode CVC Words

Can you picture those students who are constantly searching your classroom walls to find an image that will help them figure out what sound a letter stands for so they can decode unknown CVC words? Imagine

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Have you been told that sounding out words is a no-no? This is a very misguided warning. Teaching readers to sound out words is a very effective prompt–but there is a major caution that comes with it. Read the blog post to learn how to use this prompt most effectively to help your readers thrive!
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The Letter ‘Q’ video introduces children to the letter ‘Q’ and the sound that ‘q’ makes. Scholars will participate in a variety of brain-compatible, multi-sensory activities including: learning a movement of the day; listening to a story; exploring a mystery box; interacting with onscreen learning activities; and completing worksheets.