Abeka supports a phonics based reading program, and the Handbook for Reading is an invaluable tool for teaching and reviewing blends and special sounds in six easy steps. This phonics textbook presents the blends and words in a sequence that correlates with the 1st and 2nd grade reading curriculums. Ample practice and extensive review provide you with the tools to teach your child to read.
Handbook for Reading
A Beka Handbook for reading
Learning to read is easy with the right materials! The Abeka Reading Program is supported by a wide range of phonics-based language arts materials that increase reading comprehension and refine thinking skills. At the heart of our phonics materials is the Handbook for Reading. This invaluable teaching tool for the application of phonics rules may be used at any level from child to adult for initial teaching of phonics and reading, for reinforcement of skills, or for remedial work.
It clearly presents the six easy steps to reading. The consonant-vowel blends and words in this reader are arranged to correlate with the sequence in which the special phonics sounds are taught. Ample practice and thorough review are provided. By mastering the simple phonics in this book, any person will be well on his way to becoming a skillful reader.
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