NEW Product Alert! VCCV REPTILE Words Packet, Great for Assessments


This packet covers Syllable Division pattern REPTILE Words, with 25 pages including answer keys. It features overviews, strategies, anchor charts, and multiple worksheets focusing on VCCV patterns. Additional materials include fluency stories “The Reptile and Pancake” in both basic and advanced versions. Download available.

Mastering Assessments: Key Strategies for When, Where, and How to Test (VIDEO)


https://youtu.be/pmKO1JmUsk0 Be the master when it comes to assessing students! Key Strategies for When, Where, and How to Test. Links from Video: Phonological Awareness Assessment: https://bit.ly/4dwKA08 VCCV Packet for Informal Assessment: https://bit.ly/3ye2B3i More Readers & Packets: https://bit.ly/3WzuP2G Workbooks: Bundle: Scope & Sequence and Workbooks One & Two Full Article with more helpful links: https://ogforall.com/skills-spotlight-how-assessments-identify-strengths-and-needs/ Gallistel Ellis...

Expert Strategies for Teaching Encoding and Decoding Skills


Unlocking the mysteries of reading and writing begins with encoding and decoding. In Orton Gillingham, encoding and decoding are the backbone of the approach. Let’s shine a light on encoding and decoding by looking at the difference between these concepts, and check out some activities that you can do with students. Teaching Encoding/Decoding The Orton-Gillingham approach...

6 Easy Steps to Teach Better Spelling (Video): SOS Technique


https://youtu.be/8rf-2G0oOhE 6 Easy Steps to Spelling Better: SOS Spelling Technique Spelling can be a challenge for both kids and adults but throw in a word that makes no sense phonetically, (especially when you are teaching phonics!), and it can throw students for a loop. Simultaneous Oral Spelling (SOS Technique) can be a spelling-lifesaver. It’s used in...