Keys to Literacy is offering teacher training for using Letterland, our newest offering for primary grades.
Letterland is the most engaging, multi-sensory, and explicit core reading program for teaching phonemic awareness and phonics that we have seen. It is a complete program with materials for grades Pre-K through 2 and includes additional intervention lessons.
Learn how to use the Letterland Kindergarten Teacher’s Guide, character letter-sound stories, alphabet and handwriting songs, placement and progress monitoring assessments, and all the instructional materials that come with the Letterland program. You will also be introduced to the supplemental intervention lessons.
Kindergarten training covers:
- Phonemic awareness & alphabet immersion
- Blending & segmenting letter sounds, onsets & rimes
- Word building using short a, e, i, o, u and ck, sh, th, ng
- Consonant blends, long vowels, silent magic e
- Double vowel teams ai, ay, ea, ee, oa, ie, ue
- R-controlled vowels ar, er, ir, or, ur
- High-frequency sight words
Learn how to use these Letterland instructional activities that make learning engaging and fun!
- Character letter-sound trick
- Letter-sound action trick
- Capital letter trick
- Quick dash, Guess who, Alphabet line, Picture coding
- Blending & segmenting: Roller Coaster, Rubber Band, Finger Tapping
- Live Reading, Live Spelling, Live Word Sort
- Handwriting: Air Writing, Rainbow Writing
- 3-by-3 tricky (sight) words
You will leave this training prepared to teach kindergarten Letterland lessons!
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Who Should Participate
All teachers and administrators of children ages 4 through 7 who want to learn how to teach foundation skills using the Letterland kindergarten lessons AND any educators who want to learn more about using Letterland as a reading foundations curriculum.