Find phonics activities and other independent phonics printables. Get hands-on reading games for teaching preschool, kindergarten, and first-grade kids to read…
Are you wondering how to teach phonics? There are some important do's and don'ts to keep in mind when it comes to powerful phonics instruction. The Measured Mom shares information and mistakes that have taught her what may work best for your child or students.
Blending is the stringing of letter sounds to read a word. The Measured Mom explains how and when to use these reading strategies. There are two main types of blending: successive blending and final blending. Learn some great tips here.
The Measured Mom shares favorite decodable books. You will also find some other choices that are not my favorite but are still popular with other teachers. Finally, find some free decodable readers for those on a tight budget.
It’s tricky to find nonfiction readers that kids can sound out … so The Measured Mom started creating very simple nonfiction decodable books for new readers. These fun resources will be enjoyed over and over. Snag your free decodable nonfiction reader here!