Controlled Phonetic Reading
“Start a Heart for Reading”
An Orton-Gillingham Based Reading Program that Teaches One Sound At a Time to Struggling Readers
1. ONLY LEARNED LETTER SOUNDS are used in each story WITHOUT the use of SIGHT WORDS (in Book 1).
2. LESSONS/Stories BUILD upon each other, teaching Reading Comprehension, Decoding, Vocabulary, Handwriting, Spelling, and Alphabet Skills.
3. Lessons include fun, multi-sensory games, stories, crafts, and speed drills to ensure mastery.
Because of the documented reading growth reported by teachers that have used the Controlled Phonetic Reading Program, the Southwestern Union has chosen to purchase this resource for all sixty of its elementary schools.
— Dr. Carol Campbell, VP for Education- Southwestern Adventist Union
I am a multi-grade elementary teacher. I have a student that I’ve taught in second, and now, third grade. She was unable to read last year, despite all my efforts. She entered third grade still unable to read even small three letter words. As a teacher, I had exhausted all of my resources…