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Wise Owl's First Phonics By Fran Palazzolo
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This phonics workbook presents beginning sounds, ending sounds, short vowel words, consonant digraphs and consonant blends. A multi-sensory approach is used to help students of all learning styles.... More > There are clue pictures for visual learners, oral exercises for auditory learners and tracing/writing of sounds for kinesthetic learners. The book can be used at home by parents of a beginning reader, or it can be used by teachers with a class of beginning readers who need extra reinforcement of beginning phonics. There are two charts that come in the book. All of the lessons follow the order of sounds on the charts. This book takes the place of the phonics sections of 'Wise Owl's First Sounds and Sight Words'. That older version has been divided into two books: 'Wise Owl's First 100 Sight Words' and 'Wise Owl's First Phonics'. By splitting the one book into two, the two new books are less cumbersome to use. Buying this book and 'Wise Owl's First 100 Sight Words' will give you both phonics and sight words.< Less
Wise Owl's Vowels By Fran Palazzolo
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This workbook is great for individualizing reading lessons. It's centered around a vowel chart. The chart depicts 36 vowel spellings. Each vowel spelling has a lesson, from 4 pages to 10. There are... More > also 136 sight words taught, at the rate of 4 words per lesson. Every lesson follows the same format. There are two pages devoted to sounding out words with the vowel sound being presented in that lesson. That is followed by a page or two of activities that involve that vowel sound. Some lessons have reviews of the vowels taught so far and some teach a reading skill, such as contractions. Then, a page with the 4 new sight words comes next. That is followed by a story that contains both the vowel being studied and the four new sight words. The last page is a comprehension check. This workbook follows 'Wise Owl's First Phonics' and 'Wise Owl's First 100 Words'. There's a free download of 'Wise Owl's Placement Test' at Lulu if you're not sure the student is ready for this level.< Less
Wise Owl's First 100 Sight Words By Fran Palazzolo
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This book presents 100 sight words for new readers. A multi-sensory approach is used. The clue picture that accompanies every word taught aides the visual learner. Tracing and writing of each word... More > helps the child who learns best with his or her sense of touch (kinesthetic learner). The 'spell and say' practice of each word helps the auditory learner. Prerequisites for success with this book are knowing the ABC's and being able to print. It's appropriate for the kindergarten or first grade student who is ready to begin the task of learning to read. It can also be used with second grade students who have not mastered easy first grade reading. The words are presented at the rate of three words per lesson. There are three pages in each lesson: one that presents the new words and contains a guided reading story, one that provides practice of new and review vocabulary and one that has a story that the students can read on their own. This book can be used along with 'Wise Owl's First Phonics'.< Less
Alphatalk Street Workbook By Fran Palazzolo
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This is a companion book for 'Alphatalk Street'. After learning the name of each letter and the sound that each letter of the alphabet makes, students learn how to print the capital and small form of... More > each letter. The book is appropriate for the 4 to 6 year old who needs to learn the formation of each letter of the alphabet. Students will use three lines to help them form each letter. They will first trace each letter and then print the letter on their own. There's a recap of each letter's story from 'Alphatalk Street' and there is an illustration on each page showing Emma meeting that letter. The sound of each letter is reinforced in the one or two sentence recap.< Less
Wise Owl's Placement Tests By Fran Palazzolo
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If you would like to use Wise Owl's Reading Workbooks with a child, but you aren't sure where to start, this placement test will help. It includes a test for students who may be on the readiness... More > level, one for easy first grade reading material and an advanced first grade reading test. If a child only gets as far as the readiness test, the booklet will not go to waste. It can also be used as a post test. Basically, the readiness level test goes with 'Alphatalk Street' and 'Alphatalk Street Workbook'. The Easy First Grade Reading Test tests skills taught in 'Wise Owl's First Phonics' and 'Wise Owl's First 100 Sight Words'. 'The Advanced Reading Test' tests skills from 'Wise Owl's Vowels'.< Less
Alphatalk Street An ABC Adventure By Fran Palazzolo
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A little girl, named Emma, takes a walk down Alphatalk Street. As she walks along, she meets all of the letters of the alphabet. Each letter has a picture embedded in it and a story that goes along... More > with that picture. The story leads up to the letter saying its sound. The background on each page is kept simple, so that the child will pay attention to the shape of the letter. This book is a fun and easy way to teach the ABC's and the basic sounds to 4 to 6 year old children, who are ready to take that beginning step to reading. A companion workbook for this storybook is available. It's called 'Alphatalk Street Workbook' and it teaches children how to print the capital and small form of each letter. The download of this workbook is free at lulu.com. It also is available in print.< Less
Alphatalk Street By Fran Palazzolo
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A little girl, named Emma, takes a walk down Alphatalk Street. As she walks along, she meets all of the letters of the alphabet. Each letter has a picture embedded in it and a story that goes with... More > that picture. The story leads up to the letter saying its sound. The background on each page is kept simple, so that the child will pay attention to the shape of the letter. This book is a fun and easy way to teach the ABC's and the basic sounds to 4 to 6 year old children, who are ready to take that beginning step to reading. A companion workbook for this storybook is available. 'Alphatalk Street Workbook' teaches children how to print the capital and small form of each letter. The in print workbook is $12.50 and the ebook version of the workbook is FREE.< Less
Alphatalk Street By Fran Palazzolo
Paperback: $12.95
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A little girl named Emma takes a walk down Alphatalk Street. As she walks along, she meets all of the letters of the alphabet. Each letter has a picture embedded in it and a story that goes with that... More > picture. The story leads to the letter saying its sound. The background on each page is kept simple, so that the child will pay attention to the shape of the letter. This book is a fun and easy way to teach the ABC's and the basic sounds to 4 to 6 year old children, who are ready to take that beginning step to reading. This softback book has the 'Saddle Stitched' binding , which means it's pages stapled to the spine. The cover has a matte finish. There is a hardback version available and also a 'Perfect Bound' version, which means the pages are glued to the spine and the cover is glossy. A companion workbook for this storybook, 'Alphatalk Street Workbook', is available. It teaches children how to print the capital and small form of each letter. The in-print book is $12.50 and the ebook version is FREE.< Less
Alphatalk Street By Fran Palazzolo
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Emma takes a walk down Alphatalk Street and meets all the letters of the alphabet. Each letter has a picture that is embedded in it. The picture leads up to the letter saying it's sound. This is a... More > fun way to teach the names of the letters in the alphabet and the main sound that each letter makes. An ABC chart is included. Suitable for the four to six year old child who is ready to take that first step to learning to read. There's an 'Alphatalk Street Workbook' that is available to go along with this book. The workbook has a recap of each page. Below the recap, the child has space to practice the capital and small of each letter.< Less
Alphatalk Street Workbook By Fran Palazzolo
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This is a companion book for 'Alphatalk Street'. In it, they will see the main character, Emma, who is not happy with her printing and wants to improve. Children will learn to use three lines to... More > practice basic strokes and to print each letter of the alphabet, both capital and small. The top part of each page is a recap of that letter from the original book, 'Alphatalk Street'. The bottom of each page has students first trace and then print the letter. Having the PDF of this workbook allows the parent or teacher to run off as many copies of a particular letter as they want. The workbook also comes in print. You can get it for $12.50 at Lulu.com. Now, more than ever, it's important to work on printing at home. Many of the school systems are giving handwriting a place on the back burner. If you are a parent, much of your child's learning to print is up to you. If you are a classroom teacher or reading resource teacher, these pages are great to send home for homework, so that the parents can help with this skill.< Less