"It's in Your Hand! A Seven Step Multi-Sensory Method to Teach the Fundamentals of Reading and Writing to Children & Adults" is a systematic intervention tool for teachers and parents to use with dyslexic students, beginning readers, ESL students and other struggling readers. Based on Orton-Gillingham theory, it consists of 248 pages of sequential reading and writing strategies. This includes 80 black- line masters of illustrations and graphs,14 decodable stories, and 40 writing prompts. The step-by-step instructions are written using simple language, which allows teachers and parents to facilitate the comprehensive lessons with ease. It's in Your Hand! also contains screening tools to administer baseline reading assessments. The engaging practice exercises in alphabetic principle, phonics, decoding, six syllables, parts of speech and writing make lessons fun. This book is appropriate for struggling readers, students with dyslexia, home schooled students, second language learners and adult education students. Featured twice on Scholastic Publishing Company's website, and once on Houghton Mifflin's it was highly recommended as "A handy tool for any teacher's instructional toolbox!"