Making Sense of Phonics: The Hows and Whys

Australasian Edition

ISBN13 : 9780864316851

Author(s) : Isabel L. Beck

Publisher : ACER Press, 2006

SKU : 9780864316851

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Making Sense of Phonics: The Hows and Whys provides a wealth of practical ideas for teachers to build children's decoding skills.

The information available allows teachers to develop these decoding skills by addressing:

  • Letter-sound relationships
  • Blending
  • Word building
  • Multi-syllable words.

It offers a complete phonics assessment and clear guidelines for sequencing instruction to give every student a strong foundation for reading.

The strategies presented are ideal for use in primary-grade classrooms or with older students who are having language difficulties.

Key Features

  • More than 30 reproducible forms and words lists are contained in the Appendices
  • Engaging classroom activities with specific examples and research-based explanations.
Isabel L. Beck