Have you ever watched the light turn on in a child’s eyes as he discovers the joy of reading? Light Steps turns on that light! It was created by 1st grade teachers and has been used successfully with beginning and struggling readers since 1995. Light Steps is a comprehensive phonics program for the instruction and practice of phonograms (letter combinations) and the words that contain them. Light Steps also addresses other common spelling patterns and sight words. The Light Step Study Guide is excellent for homework or classwork and contains 91 practice pages for the learner to study words in isolation as well as fluency questions and passages. Class flashcards and 14 audio files are included for practice and assessment of phonograms. Also provided are “Little Lights Study Guide” (short vowel words) masters, tracking forms, a “Your Turn” card, sequence list, mastery sticker charts and more! Step up your reading instruction and let the light in your students’ eyes shine with Light Steps. The 46 phonograms addressed in this program are: ck, sh, th, ch, ee, ay, ow, oo, ar, oa, oe, aw, ai, ng, dge, tch, wh, or, ue, ui, ew, ir, ur, er, wor, oy, oi, ea, kn, ie, igh, ou,ey, ear, wr, gh, au, eigh, ough, ei, gn, ed, ph, ti, ci, si.