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Phonemic Awareness and Phonics

Components of Quality Reading Instruction

There are five elements of reading instruction-comprehension, fluency, vocabulary, phonics (word study), and phonemic awareness (Sprenger, 2013). Walk into any primary classroom, and you will likely have no trouble seeing the first two or three in action on a day to day basis. 982 more words

Emergent Literacy: Five Friendly Bumblees Rhyme

After a week of rain, the sun was out today! So I thought we would do a fun rhyme outside with these five bumblebee cutouts I found in my craft stash. 294 more words


A Series of Learning Videos

In February I shot a few short videos of two students working together on the magnetic board. I wanted to share them with you and note a few things: 240 more words

Early Childhood Education

Letters, Letters Everywhere

We have tried to incorporate letters into many of the learning activities this late winter.  We have done a number of letter activities that the kids have loved! 579 more words

Sensory Play