Grades K & up. Have fun identifying short and long vowel sounds. Read CVC words and phrases, plus various spellings of long vowel words. 72 learning activities in all. Hot Dots® Power Pen sold separately.
Grades K & up. These six brightly colored board games are great for promoting letter-sound correspondence, early word building, and literacy. This set uses three- and four-letter words with a focus on initial sounds, medial sounds, and final sounds. These games are ideal for small groups and each reinforces phonemic awareness skills of isolating, blending, and segmenting. Children will delight as they learn important word building skills through play. The six games are on heavy cardboard complete… More »
4 - 8 years. Over 75 subject-based spreads, fact boxes, and amazing photographic images help stimulate children's interest and imagination on a wide variety of subjects. Riddles, activities, and quiz questions are included.
Grades 1 - 3. Use one side to add consonants to word endings or use the other side of the mats to spell as many words as you can! Variations allow for crossword puzzles, center activities, cooperative activities, or timed contests! Use the games to build reading and spelling skills. Children learn about short vowel sounds and beginning consonant sounds. Ideal for pairs or small groups of children (1-10 players). Great for individual instruction and tutoring at school or at home. Variations allow… More »
PreK - Grade 1. Jumpstart reading success with this collection of 125 little books that introduce and reinforce the first 50 must know sight words. Each set includes a sturdy storage box fill with 5 copies of 25 delightful tales along with a 128 page teaching guide. Paperback.
PreK - Grade 1. Laminated flip chart features 25 just right poems that target the top sight words young readers need to know. Perfect for shared and independent reading. Includes CD with ready-to-print poems in color.
Grades 3 - 5. Develop comprehension skills during independent reading by being able to identify and preview text and self-monitoring. Each card is 5 1/2" X 9 3/4." Pack of 10. Available in English or Spanish.
Grades K - 5. Reinforcement at home is proven to speed up a child's learning. These home literacy cards are great to use during parent conferences and can be used with any children's book. Once parents understand the fluency strategies that will help their children read, learning can be extended beyond the classroom. Each card is 5 1/2" X 9 3/4." Pack of 10. Available in English or Spanish.
Grades 3 - 7. Decide how your favorite stories turn out with these interactive chapter books! You make decisions throughout the book and help decide the outcome. These classic stories will take on a whole new life! Set of 4 books.
Grades K - 2. Katie Woo is a spunky, sassy, and stylish schoolgirl who readers will fall in love with. These early chapter books are perfect for explaining life changes, family celebrations, and growing up. Award-winning author Fran Manushkin outdoes herself with these fun, lighthearted stories. Perfect addition to any young girl's library. Set of 8 paperback books.
3 years & up. Build key foundations for letter formation with these natural looking stones, each one with a different pattern. As kids trace over the patterns from left to right, learning how to make shapes, the stones provide the sensory feedback needed to take the first steps in writing. Develops fine motor skills and the language necessary to talk about shapes and patterns. Also use them to make impressions in clay or dough, or use with sand, rice, and paint as part of a sensory tray. The… More »
Grades 3 - 5. Help students dig deeper into these classic stories by completing rigorous yet fun activities and lessons provided in these instructional guides for literature. Readers will enjoy analyzing these titles while reveling in the life lessons they take away from them. Analyzing story elements in multiple ways, close reading and text-based vocabulary practice, and determining meaning through text-dependent questions are just a few of the many skills students will walk away with after interacting… More »
Grades K - 8. Some people call it Common Core - in reality, it's common sense. This guide will raise educators' comprehension of the Common Core State Standards with ease and efficiency. Each of the 40 teacher-tested tools are clearly presented, explained, and exemplified, guiding educators through every stage of implementing Common Core across the curriculum - from gap analysis to lesson design to assessment. Readers will examine your current practices and update existing curriculum using research-based… More »
Grades K - 5. Within the pages of Debbie Linville's new book, Grandpa's Talespun Love, readers will experience the tall tales and fables shared by a loving grandfather to his young grandchild. The stories, though embellished in content, unveil aspects of family history and teachable moments for young children on the importance of family, life in the South and finding delight in life's unique characteristics. The author, a respected literacy educator, has written an extension guide filled with a… More »
Grades 3 & up. World-changing events unfold before your eyes in these amazing tales of inventions and discovery. See these captivating stories come to life with vivid illustrations and easy-to-read text. An additional information section provides key facts and further understanding. Reading level 3-4. Interest level 3-9.
Grades K & up. This learning set from Carson Dellosa is perfect for educating and engaging young learners and those who learn differently. This set is excellent for developing vocab, teaching punctuation, sight word recognition, introducing grammar, and increasing fluency. Set is comprised of 250 puzzle pieces which are a part of many included games.
3 years & up. Each book in the set represents a variety of formats from popular fictional stories to informative, content specific books that develop language, vocabulary and comprehension skills. Perfect for providing read aloud experiences to children whose native language is Spanish.Includes best practices guide for instructional support. Note: Each book in this set was selected to enhance the lessons provide in both Nemours® BrightStart! programs. The set can also be used in any classroom.
A great learn-to-write series based on the Sky to Ground™ concept for handwriting. Bold graphics and color coded lines in blue, green, and red allow children to quickly understand the concepts of lines and space. Large space for illustrations with 1" spacing. 8 1/2" x 11". 360 sheets.
Interest Level: K-3. Reading Levels: 0-Q. Brilliant color photos and simple text describe the fascinating lifecycles of 12 different animal and plant species. Illustrations bring essential science vocabulary to life. 12 books, 16 pages each.
Grades PreK - K. Includes 85 pre-kindergarten-level lessons in the areas of letter recognition, reading readiness, phonics, sight words, punctuation and grammar. Hot Dots® Jr. Pen (item #91112) sold separately.
Perfect for paired reading exercises, this acoustical telephone allows students to work together and help each other learn. Also useful for one-on-one time with parents, teachers, or tutors. Dishwasher safe and battery free. This unit is fund certified for Title 1 and Reading First. Set of 4.