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.

Mastering R-Controlled Syllables, Information You Need to Know (VIDEO)


https://youtu.be/n5ZaPXQlt5E Mastering R-Controlled Syllables: Information You Need to Know The R-controlled syllable is the R in REVLOC. In REVLOC, R-controlled syllables dominate all. Full written article: Mastering R-Controlled Syllables: Innovative Orton-Gillingham Techniques You Need to Know - Orton Gillingham for All (ogforall.com) Links to things that will help keep this channel going! Workbook Store: https://bit.ly/3llnvDp Drill Deck Book: https://bit.ly/3V0VoKY...

Mastering R-Controlled Syllables: Innovative Orton-Gillingham Techniques You Need to Know


The R-controlled syllable is the R in REVLOC. In REVLOC, R-controlled syllables dominate all. The remember sentence says: Always look for R first, then look for E, V, L next, and last look for O and C. REVLOC is a made-up word, but tells students the order to look for when decoding words. R-Controlled Syllable Pattern For someone new...

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...

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...