Help students at the “Partial Alphabetic” phase (Ehri, 1995) to map phonemes to graphemes by asking them to listen for words that represent a particular
The Science of Reading Instruction: Is My Word Reading Instruction Aligned with the Latest Research?
By Mona Voelkel, NBCT After reading, “The Science of Learning to Read Words: A Case for Systematic Phonics Instruction” by Linnea Ehri (Reading Research Quarterly,
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Stanley and the Wild Words Book Birthday!
I am filled with gratitude today to my wonderful editor, Marye Elmlinger, gifted illustrator, Nancy Kincade, my critique group, beta…Continue reading »
Book Trailer and Launch Team Invite
https://youtu.be/t6Xteb76VTc Stanley and the Wild Words will launch on Tuesday, November 15th, 2022. I am so excited to share the…Continue reading »
#PPBF: Imagine That!
Book Title: Imagine That! Author: Renee Bolla Illustrations: Ellie I. Beykzadeh Publisher & Year: Renee Bolla, 2022 Intended Age: 2-5…Continue reading »
Book Cover Reveal
Stanley and the Wild Words Cover Reveal & GIVEAWAY So excited to share the cover of our upcoming picture book,…Continue reading »
#PPBF: Bear Snores On
Book Title: #PPBF: Bear Snores On Author: Karma Wilson Illustrations: Jane Chapman Publisher & Year: Little Simon © 2002 Intended…Continue reading »
#PPBF: ANGRY ME
Book Title: Angry Me Author: Sandra V. Feder Illustrations: Rahele Jomepour Bell Publisher & Year: Groundwood Books, 2022 Intended Age:…Continue reading »
How Stanley Became a Real Boy
After years of cobbling together an instructional approach that combined meaning, morphology, and phonology, Structured Word Inquiry (SWI), with its…Continue reading »
The Art of Living
I was thinking about the azure water, navy cliffs, and endless rocky beaches of the fabled French Riviera and wondering…Continue reading »
#PPBFriday: THE WORDY BOOK
Book Title: The Wordy Book Author: Julie Paschkis Illustrations: Julie Paschkis Publisher & Year: Enchanted Lion Books, 2021 Intended…Continue reading »