• Red and Sight Words

     

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    Letters and sounds we know:

    u (umbrella), j (jog), i (igloo), t (tag), l (log), m (mom), g (gag), d (dad), a (apple), o (octopus), c (cat) 

     

    Sight words (need to know how to read)

    for, see, come, here, are, we, she, little, is, was, he, me, you, on, said, look, and, I, the 

     

    Red words (need to know how to read & spell)

     a, to

  • Orton Gillingham is a sequential phonics-based system.  It teaches the basics of word formation before whole meanings.  Orton utilizes the three learning modalities - visual, auditory, and kinesthetic.

     

    The program includes:

    • phonemic awareness
    • phonics
    • vocabulary development
    • fluency
    • comprehension strategies