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One Hundred Sight Words And Why

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The One Hundred Sight Words Follow The Spelling Rules – Mostly The 100 Sight Words for Prep and Grade 1 is the quick route to reading in English. It doesn’t change the importance of phonics in early literacy. Sight Words are set down for Prep and Grade 1 to learn for immediate recognition. These words […]

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Phonics Defeats Whole Language Theory

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Phonics Defeats Whole Language Theory Whole Language Theory Dominated Literacy Teaching. In the 1960’s the movement towards the ‘whole language’ approach to teaching literacy in schools gathered strength. Many schools still teach based on whole language theory. Children are taught to learn words only within the context of a story or recount; to anticipate ‘what […]

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