Road Map for READing Sight Words The “Dolch sight words list” was originally compiled in 1936 and then published in 1948. Sight words have been ingrained in our educational system since. Many people, including educators, think sight words need to be memorized because they cannot be sounded out. And they can’t!–if you use a one […]
Christmas is the perfect time to learn and practice the ‘ch’ phonogram. After all, most of your work is done for you. Everywhere you go, there will be environmental print with Christmas ads, Christmas greetings, and Christmas posters. As you know, Raising Robust Readers teaches all the sounds of each phonogram. If we didn’t teach […]
CHocolate CHristmas CHiffon Cake CH makes three sounds: /ch/. /k/. /sh/If you’re looking for a super easy, super cute idea to teach phonogram CH, then you should make CHocolate CHristmas Chiffon cake from the recipe below.Vocabulary chif·fon /SHiˈfän/noun1. a light, sheer fabric typically made of silk or nylon. “a chiffon blouse”2. (of a cake or dessert) made with beaten egg whites […]
Syllable Clap Card Game(This game addresses syllables in a tangible way. It also addresses counting, number recognition, and motor skills. I also recommend this activity for sensory input as your child can clap as loud or hard as he/she may need.) How to Play Today we played with syllables! I used this activity for my 3 […]
The Three Letter I.Phonogram igh is a three letter i. Listen to Wordy sing the igh song. Add the gesture from the description below to bring the phonogram to life and make it fun to sing and act out. Find ‘igh’ on Syllable StreetClick on the picture below to download a high-resolution image of ‘igh’ […]
Click to listen to Wordy’s Phonogram Alphabet Song. Alphabet Code Pronunciation GuideDownload Wordy’s two-page Sound-Pronunciation Guide to the 72 phonograms and Phonogram Sticker Book. As you master each phonogram, place a sticker in your phonogram book. Find phonograms all around in all the words you see..Phonogram Sticker Book
Click “play” to hear Wordy sing the sound of F. Family Fun Activities with Letter FDecorate a fan and fan your hot face.Go fishing.Finger paint.Make fingerprint frog art.Make footprints in the sand.Read Four Famished Foxes and Fosdyke.by Pamela Duncan EdwardsLink to book.Phonogram HuntsHunt for letter F in newspaper flyers and circle them.
Click “play” to hear Wordy sing the sound of D. Family Fun Activities with Letter DPlant daisies, daffodils, day lilies, dill..Make deviled eggs.Decorate donuts.Drink cocoa with a dollop of whipped cream.Read about dinosaurs and dragons.Link to book.Link to book.
It is important to pronounce sounds correctly when singing and saying them to your children. Listen to the correct sound of /b/. Be sure not to add the /uh/ at the end. Family Fun Activities with Letter BPlay baseball.Go for a bike ride.Blow bubbles.Walk backwards around the house.Make blueberry smoothies in the blenderLink to book.Read… Bats […]