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SOS Baseball Pick-A-Pattern Sampler Pick-A-Pattern R-Controlled Vowels Roll and Read Sampler Morphology Games Sampler Movement Cards Interactive Games! Directions: You may play these interactive games by clicking on a link, or simply copy and paste the link to any browser. Click on a link to play on any computer or device.  Note: You don’t need…

Apps for Older Struggling Readers and Writers
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Apps for Older Struggling Readers and Writers

Do you have an older, struggling reader or writer? Here are some useful APPS for older struggling readers and writers. As your students become older and the demands on them in the classroom increase.  The role of technology moves from a tool for practice and skill reinforcement, to that of assistive technology. Assistive technology is…

The Best Reading and Writing Apps to Support Younger Readers
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The Best Reading and Writing Apps to Support Younger Readers

Today’s children are able to tap and swipe as toddlers. They are digital natives more comfortable with exploring apps and technology than most adults. However, the use of technology with children is always a balancing act. There are many reading apps available that can be a wonderful! Reading apps can be an engaging supplement for…

Tips for Monitoring Your Orton-Gillingham Lessons
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Tips for Monitoring Your Orton-Gillingham Lessons

  Want to learn how to monitor your orton gillingham lessons? Here are some useful tips. The data-driven world of education can sometimes feel overwhelming. But with the tips I have for progress monitoring, the task isn’t going to feel so daunting. Is it important for you  take some time to consider progress monitoring? Yes!…

A Phoneme, A Grapheme, A Morpheme: What’s the Difference?
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A Phoneme, A Grapheme, A Morpheme: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a phoneme, a grapheme, a morpheme? The science of teaching reading can sound like a foreign language, especially when you are first learning about Orton-Gillingham or Structured Literacy instruction. While you will likely be talking about digraphs and trigraphs, and blends before you know it, some of the specialized vocabulary can…

Is It AU or AW: Spelling Strategies For Vowel Teams
Spelling Generalizations | vowel teams

Is It AU or AW: Spelling Strategies For Vowel Teams

The spelling generalizations for vowels really are cumulative. Although it may take a lot of practice for your students to internalize them, an understanding of the principles at work is very important. As your students continue to learn less frequent vowel teams, they will need to draw on their knowledge about other vowel teams and…

Becoming A Structured Literacy Interventionist Using The Orton-Gillingham Approach
Dyslexia | Orton-Gillingham | Tips for Teachers

Becoming A Structured Literacy Interventionist Using The Orton-Gillingham Approach

The road you take to become a more structured literacy interventionist can take many twists and turns throughout your career. Who I am today is certainly not the young, impressionable twenty-two-year-old in her first year of teaching back in 2000. If I could talk to that young teacher now, I would definitely have some advice…