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Many parents are willing to help their child become better readers but they aren't sure HOW beyond saying, "Sound it out." This Quick-Reference Guide can be sent home so parents can reinforce the same strategies you are teaching at school.
This Quick-Reference Guide can also be used in the classroom. Refer to it during Guided Reading to anchor your student to the strategies. Teach your students to suggest a strategy when reading with a partner rather than just giving them the word.
*Decoding Strategies Quick-Reference Guide
*Matching icons for CAFE board or anchor chart
*Flip the Sounds Poster (vowels, c & g)
*Flip the Sounds Poster (oo, ow, -y, -ed)
*Posters for each Decoding Strategy
*Suggested use for all of the above
**an alternate version with the 3rd sound of -ed taught as /ed/ instead of /id/ was added February, 25, 2019.