Modern Curriculum Press Plaid Phonics celebrates over 50 years of successfully helping more than 55 million children learn to read. Its proven scope and sequence, along with the abundance of practice, review, and application of skills, ensures comprehensive coverage and supports best practices in phonics instruction.
The 2011/2012 Modern Curriculum Press Phonics A Bundle gives you the same comprehensive instruction and proven Scope and Sequence as the previous 2003 version. The photographs have been refreshed and the cover has been updated.
This MCP Plaid Phonics Level A Bundle for Grade 1 conveniently includes both teacher and student books in one kit.
This teacher's resource guide provides lesson helps for teachers and includes skill-focus boxes; lesson instructions with activities; notes on practicing skills with the student book and applying them to reading; notes for different learners, including ELL, auditory, visual, kinesthetic, challenge, and extra support/intervention options; cross-curricular connections; pointers to CD-ROM activities; student page numbers; and a guided reading lesson. Reduced, full-color student pages are included within the lesson and have the correct answers overlaid. Student blackline master reproducibles are also included.
The Modern Curriculum Press Plaid Phonics Teacher Guide makes lesson planning easy by identifying skill-driven learning goals, providing a measure for meeting state standards, providing an array of multi-sensory teaching options, offering unparalleled support for English language learners, and providing additional suggestions for practicing skills with the student book and applying them to immediate reading opportunities. Research has shown, children learn in different ways. MCP Phonics addresses the individual needs of each and every student with activities that meet those needs. Activities in the Modern Curriculum Press Phonics Teacher Resource Guide are provided to help a diverse range of different students benefit from phonics instruction. It provides teachers with a direct model for integrating phonics and reading through reading activities. Teachers can rely on Modern Curriculum Press Plaid Phonics as a proven program based on current research and best practices for teaching phonics in today's classroom and as a home school phonics curriculum.
MCP Plaid Phonics Level A student workbook helps students become fluent readers and puts students on the path towards independent reading! Integrating comprehension & critical thinking skills with word analysis & vocabulary, students will practice matching words with pictures, use high frequency words in context, and learn about sequencing, beginning/ending sounds, long/short vowels, contractions, endings, and more. Activities help students develop spelling (encoding), recognize words in context, and use phonics in word-building and personal writing.
This kit includes:
- Teacher Resource Guide, 316 pages, soft frontcover, hard backcover, spiralbound. 2011/2012 Edition.
- Student Book, 307 pages, softcover. Punch-out flashcards in the back of the book.
GRADE 1 MILESTONES
Plaid Phonics Level A Grade 1 is the second program in the series. It was designed to teach students foundational Phonics knowledge that will be built throughout progressive levels. During the Grade 1 program, students will get the opportunity to focus on these key areas:
- Recognize basic parts of a sentence, including capitalization and punctuation
- Read words with a single syllable that have simple spellings, such as "cat"
- Break longer words into syllables to try and sound them out
- Read simple words that have irregular spellings, such as "where"
ENGAGE EVERY LEARNER
Plaid Phonics Word Study was designed with plenty of engaging activities meant to help your students continue to develop as fluent readers. Each lesson-planning guide is broken into six parts to solidify Phonics knowledge for the student. Additionally, an array of multi sensory teaching options addresses different learning styles.
You can round out your student's Reading education by teaching Spelling alongside it. In fact, Plaid Phonics can be used in conjunction with MCP Spelling Workout. Be sure to select the corresponding MCP Spelling Workout program to ensure the two curricula are teaching students at the same level.
For over 50 years, teachers nationwide have trusted Modern Curriculum Press Plaid Phonics to empower students with the skills they need to become readers for life. Since its early beginnings, this tried and true program has helped over 55 million children learn how to read. Today, Modern Curriculum Press Plaid Phonics is ready to give our next generation of learners the solid foundation they need to become lifelong readers.
There's no better way for students to master phonics than with the systematic, intensive approach found in Modern Curriculum Press phonics.