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Cindy Kratzer

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United States - California - Marina Del Rey
Cindy Kratzer
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Literacy is today's civil rights issue (Joseph J. Dunn).
 
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By Cindy Kratzer
This is a set of five printable non-fiction books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers. While there are other decodable texts available for beginning readers, this series is unique in combining systematic phonics/decodable text with
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.1, RI.K.4, RI.K.7, RI.1.1, RI.1.4, RI.1.7, RF.K.1b, RF.K.3, RF.K.3b, RF.K.3c, RF.K.4...
$4.00
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By Cindy Kratzer
This bundle contains five sets of decodable non-fiction texts for emerging readers and English Learners (a total of 28 individual stories). All texts contain photos mostly taken by my husband or myself, along with high-frequency sight words and
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.1, RI.K.7, RI.1.1, RI.1.6, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RI.2.1, RI.2.10, RF.K.3, RF.K.3a, RF.K.3b...
$21.49
$18.00
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By Cindy Kratzer
This is a series of four printable non-fiction books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers. While there are other decodable texts available for beginning readers, this series is unique in combining systematic phonics/decodable text with
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.1, RI.1.1, RI.2.1, RF.K.1b, RF.K.3, RF.K.3b, RF.K.3c, RF.K.4, RF.1.3, RF.1.3b, RF.1.3c...
$3.50
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By Cindy Kratzer
This is a series of six printable non-fiction books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers, specifically with words that contain consonant digraphs (sh, ch, th, wh and -ng). While there are other decodable texts available for beginning
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.1.3a, RF.1.3b, RF.1.3c, RF.1.3e, RF.1.3f, RF.1.3g, RF.1.4, RF.2.3, RF.2.3a, RF.2.3f...
$4.50
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By Cindy Kratzer
This is a series of six printable non-fiction booklets to provide decoding practice to beginning readers, with a controlled vocabulary. While there are other decodable texts available for emerging readers, this series is unique in combining
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.1, RI.K.3, RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.1, RI.1.3, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RI.2.1, RF.K.1a, RF.K.3...
$4.50
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By Cindy Kratzer
This bundle contains four sets of pre-decodable and decodable non-fiction texts for beginning readers (a total of 18 individual stories). All texts contain photos mostly taken by my husband or myself. All decodable texts also contain
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.1, RI.K.5, RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.1, RI.1.6, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.1, RF.K.1b, RF.K.1d...
$12.50
$10.00
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By Cindy Kratzer
This is a series of seven printable non-fiction books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers, with words that contain open vowels (e.g., we, hi, no) and vowel digraphs/teams (e.g., ee, ea, ai, ay, oa, ow, ie, igh, ui, ew). While there are
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.1.1, RI.1.10, RI.2.1, RI.3.1, RF.1.3, RF.1.3a, RF.1.3b, RF.1.3c, RF.1.3f, RF.1.3g, RF.1.4...
$4.99
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By Cindy Kratzer
This bundle contains five sets of decodable non-fiction texts for emerging readers and English Learners (a total of 34 individual stories). All texts contain photos mostly taken by my husband or myself, along with high-frequency sight words and
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.2.1, RI.2.5, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, RF.1.3, RF.1.3a, RF.1.3b, RF.1.3c, RF.1.3e, RF.1.3f, RF.1.3g...
$24.46
$21.00
Bundle
By Cindy Kratzer
This is a sequential series of seven printable non-fiction phonics books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers (Grade 2 and advanced Grade 1), specifically with words that contain variant spellings of vowel sounds (e.g., rainy, dry, gym,
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.1.3b, RF.1.3c, RF.1.3e, RF.1.3f, RF.1.3g, RF.1.4, RF.1.4b, RF.2.3, RF.2.3a, RF.2.3b...
$4.99
1
Digital Download PDF (9.20 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
This is a sequential series of seven printable non-fiction phonics books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers (Grade 2 and advanced Grade 1), specifically with words that contain r-controlled vowels (e.g., or, oar, air, ear, ar, er, ir,
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.1.1, RI.1.6, RI.1.10, RI.2.1, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.7, RI.3.10, RF.1.3, RF.1.3b...
$4.99
Digital Download PDF (13.50 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
This is a series of seven printable non-fiction phonics books to provide decoding practice to emerging readers, specifically with words that contain special vowel teams and diphthongs (e.g., oo, aw, au, all, alk, augh, ough, oi, oy, ou, ow). While
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.1.1, RI.1.5, RI.1.6, RI.1.10, RI.2.1, RI.2.5, RI.2.7, RI.2.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.7, RI.3.10...
$4.99
Digital Download PDF (12.67 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
This is a sequential series of seven printable non-fiction phonics books that provides decoding practice for elementary school readers (advanced Grade 2 and Grade 3), specifically with multisyllabic words. This set of books focuses on the schwa
Subjects:
Informational Text, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.2.5, RI.2.10, RI.3.7, RI.3.10, RI.4.7, RI.4.10, RF.2.3, RF.2.3a, RF.2.3b, RF.2.3c, RF.2.3d...
$4.99
Digital Download PDF (13.91 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
This is a series of three printable non-fiction books to introduce beginning readers to the alphabet and color words, using photographs to illustrate letters and colors (you can download each of these three titles for free in my store or purchase
Subjects:
Informational Text, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.1, RI.K.4, RI.K.7, RI.1.1, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.1, RF.K.1a, RF.K.1b, RF.K.1c, RF.K.1d...
$0.50
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By Cindy Kratzer
A printable book with photographs to illustrate alphabet letters A-M (part 1 of 2). This version is designed for two-sided printing in order to make a booklet that can be folded down the middle. Follow directions on the inside cover for two-sided
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.1d, RF.K.3, RF.K.3a, RF.1.3, RF.1.4a, RF.1.4c
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Digital Download PDF (1.29 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
A printable book with photographs to illustrate alphabet letters N-Z (part 2 of 2). This version is designed for two-sided printing in order to make a booklet that can be folded down the middle. Follow directions on the inside cover for two-sided
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.1d, RF.K.3, RF.K.3a, RF.1.3, RF.1.4a, RF.1.4c
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Digital Download PDF (1.18 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
A printable book with photographs to illustrate each of the major colors and color words. This version is designed for two-sided printing in order to make a booklet that can be folded down the middle. Follow directions on the inside cover for
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.3c, RF.1.3g, RF.1.4c
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Digital Download PDF (1.17 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
A printable book with photographs to illustrate and practice color words. Print or display in color for best results.
Subjects:
Phonics, Reading, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.3c, RF.K.4, RF.1.3g, RF.1.4a
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Digital Download PDF (1.16 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
A printable book with photographs to illustrate alphabet letters N-Z (part 2 of 2). Use for display or for single-sided photocopying.
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
CCSS:
RI.K.7, RI.K.10, RI.1.7, RI.1.10, RF.K.1d, RF.K.3, RF.K.4, RF.1.3g, RF.1.4a, RF.1.4c
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Digital Download PDF (1.15 MB)
By Cindy Kratzer
A printable book with photographs to illustrate alphabet letters A-M (part 1 of 2). May be printed or displayed.
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Phonics, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Homeschool, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Nonfiction Book Study, EBooks, Printables
FREE
Digital Download PDF (1.19 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

9 years teaching elementary school, 3 years teaching middle and high school, 7 years as a district literacy coordinator, 22 years as a university professor in educational leadership, 25 years providing professional development in literacy

MY TEACHING STYLE

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HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.M. (Bachelor of Music) in Music Education from the University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA; Teaching Credentials: Music, Multiple Subject, English Language and Literature, Social Sciences; M.Ed. (Master's of Education) in Educational Administration from UCLA, Los Angeles, CA; Ph.D. in Education (Curriculum emphasis) from UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

My husband and I love to travel. We scuba dive around the world, and we take our RV around the country. We love to take photos, especially of animals and nature, and I'm so happy to share some of our photos with others through the books I'm creating.

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