How to Teach the Elements of Phonics to First Graders?

Answer Phonics is the teaching method that helps students learn the names and sounds of the letters of the alphabet and teaches them how to blend those letters together to form words. Phonics-based learni... Read More »

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How to Teach the Elements of Phonics?

Teaching children the elements of phonics can be an effective step in teaching them to read. Phonics, the understanding that each written letter has a specific sound, allows students to blend sound... Read More »

How to Teach Phonics to Third Graders?

Phonics is the relationship between sounds and letters. By third grade phonics lessons involve teaching students to look for patterns. In "Month-By-Month Phonics for Third Grade," Patricia Cunningh... Read More »

Alphabet or phonics which to teach first?

Teach letter names AFTER your son is already reading CVC words and sight words (Primary Phonics is a great source for decodable books) when he asks, "How do you spell _____?" Or, when you introduc... Read More »

How to Teach Art to First Graders?

Art is essential to developing young minds. Teaching art to first graders, from paintings to pottery to origami, is an ideal way to bring creativity, ideas and ingenuity into the classroom. When te... Read More »