Kindergarten & First Grade

 

Steps 1-5

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K-1 is assembled in one program, because a diverse span is created among children through the very first years of learning to read. The process of blending and the task of finding meaning in text is acquired at very different speeds. Classrooms and teachers need a larger collection of materials in order to meet the assorted needs among our students today.

Books

Express Readers’ books have a special format, positive storylines, very few sight words, and relatable, lovable characters.

  • cvc words

    Step 1: CVC words (consonant – short vowel – consonant)

  • blends

    Step 2: blends (short vowels)

  • consonant digraphs

    Step 3: Consonant Digraphs (ch, sh, th, -tch)
    2 Syllable Words, “-ng” and “-nk”

  • sneaky e

    Step 4: Sneaky “e” (long vowels)

  • vowel teams

    Step 5: Vowel Teams (long vowels)

  • COMING SOON 2017!
    Step 6: Phonics chunks
    (specific phonics such as ay, er/ir/ur, or/ore, -dge)

Practice Pages & Tool Kits

Each child gets a SET of consumables based on their individual needs. The Practice Pages are the specific phonics practice with embedded reading comprehension practice. The Tool Kits are a collection of all the phonics books in a black & white format, as well as reading comprehension activities for EACH book.

Click any cover to see samples of the contents.

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    Practice Pages Step 1

  • Tool Kit Step 1Tool Kit Step 1Tool Kit Step 1Tool Kit Step 1Tool Kit Step 1Tool Kit Step 1

    Tool Kit Step 1

  • Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3Practice Pages Steps 2-3

    Practice Pages Steps 2-3

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    Tool Kit Steps 2-3

  • Practice Pages Steps 4-5Practice Pages Steps 4-5Practice Pages Steps 4-5Practice Pages Steps 4-5Practice Pages Steps 4-5

    Practice Pages Steps 4-5

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    Tool Kit Steps 4-5

Displays & Games

  • Couple Cards
  • Mat Match
  • Silly Sentences
  • Sticky Word Cards
  • Alphabet Cards
  • Step Themes

Teacher’s Collection

The Teacher’s Collection has many useful elements, all created by other teachers for a more comprehensive, relative feel.

Click any cover to see samples of the contents.

  • The Teacher’s GuidebookThe Teacher’s GuidebookThe Teacher’s GuidebookThe Teacher’s Guidebook

    The Teacher’s Guidebook

  • The Teacher PlannersThe Teacher PlannersThe Teacher Planners

    The Teacher Planners

  • The Student Activities BookThe Student Activities BookThe Student Activities BookThe Student Activities BookThe Student Activities BookThe Student Activities BookThe Student Activities Book

    The Student Activities Book

  • The K-2 School DropBox

    The K-2 School DropBox

  • The USB Drive

    The USB Drive