Student success blevins 2017 2011 2006 2001. However phonics should not be the entire reading program but should be integrated with other elements such as language activities.
6 printable phonics activities and resources from literacy expert wiley blevins.
Blevins phonics instruction. The purpose of this instruction is to teach children how to read with accuracy comprehension fluency and pleasure. He has included key phonics skills the approximate age most kids master them and illustrations of mastery plus sample activities for each skill level from scholastic books and programs that promote phonics instruction. Ten important research findings countless research studies have been conducted on phonics instruction.
Fill out the form to download your copy of blevins research based ebook now. I used parts of best practices in literacy instruction morrow gambrell words their way bear invernizzi templeton johnston rethinking phonics dahl scharer lawson grogan a fresh look at phonics grades k 2 blevins and several different articles from the reading teacher journal. I have a lot of english language learners in my classroom.
Seven key characteristics of strong phonics instruction a strong scope and sequence builds from the simple to the complex in a way that takes advantage of previous learning. Much of this research has focused on the usefulness of phonics instruction and the best ways to teach children about sound spelling relationships. Try a fresh approach to phonics instruction.
In seven characteristics of strong phonics instruction blevins explains each of these characteristics and how best to incorporate them in your daily phonics instruction. Ten important research findings posted. Transcripts teaching phonics with wiley blevins faq about phoni read more.
These free activities and e books were developed by phonics and literacy expert wiley blevins as part of sadlier school s new k 3 program from phonics to reading the curriculum uses blevins research based seven key characteristics of strong phonics instruction to. Phonics from a to z. These include the following and.
But chances are that no one has ever sat down with you to explain exactly what phonics instruction is. Phonics instruction provides key knowledge and skills needed for beginning reading. Much of this research has focused on the usefulness of phonics instruction and the best wa read more.
That s where we come in with the help of phonics expert wiley blevins we have compiled the basic information that you need to know before teaching phonics. The early ability to sound out words successfully is a strong predictor of future growth in decoding lundberg 1984 and comprehension lesgold and resnick 1982. Check out the chart below created with the guidance of phonics expert wiley blevins.
Phonics instruction is therefore an essential ingredient in reading instruction.