One of the Most Important Parts of Lessons. A How To Of Everything Drill Cards. (VIDEO)


https://youtu.be/AAdjZ1THUmk Almost all Orton Gillingham lessons start with drill cards. They are perfect for the multi-sensory, three-pronged approach of auditory, visual, and kinesthetic learning. These cards should be used in each lesson to teach speed and automaticity of letters and concepts. There is a lot you can do with drill cards in lessons. Full written article: One of the Most...

One of the Most Important Parts of Lessons is Drill Cards. Make Them, Use Them, What’s Best?


Many tutors and teachers ask, Where do I start lessons with my students? The answer is Drill Cards. Almost all Orton Gillingham lessons start with drill cards. They are perfect for the multi-sensory, three-pronged approach of auditory, visual, and kinesthetic learning. Drill cards are used to teach the letter names, letter sounds, and keywords. They are used...

Want To Be a Pro at Lesson Plans? (Video)


https://youtu.be/wzBWJTCAkcI Being a pro at creating a lesson plan frees up your time. What should always be included? How many parts should be in the lesson? What is too much and what’s too little to fit in the timeframe? Let’s answer some of these questions. Full written article here What keeps this channel going? The Workbook and Worksheets...

Lesson Plans that Unlock Adventures: How to Best Create Them


Orton Gillingham lesson plans are the keys to unlocking learning adventures for our students.  We don’t want to go into lessons just winging it, right? But, how are lesson plans created? Some questions we may ask: What should always be included? How many parts should be in the lesson? What is too much and what’s too...

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.

Valuable Activities for Teaching Short Vowels Using Multi-Sensory (Video) from Orton Gillingham Coaching


https://youtu.be/jMMaVaNCEWg If you’re teaching short vowels using the Orton Gillingham approach, this guide has some direction and ideas for you. Let’s walk through effective strategies to help your students not only understand short vowels but also retain and use their knowledge. Full article: A Simple Guide for Teaching Short Vowels Using Multi-Sensory - Orton Gillingham for...

A Simple Guide for Teaching Short Vowels Using Multi-Sensory


If you're teaching short vowels using the Orton Gillingham approach, this guide has some direction and ideas for you. Let’s walk through effective strategies to help your students not only understand short vowels but also retain and use their knowledge. Start with Phonemic Awareness Developing a student’s phonemic awareness and the ability to clearly hear the...