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Reports

20 Best Tips for Teaching Reading and Spelling

Get a glimpse into the proven strategies we've used to help over 150,000 amazing children (and adults) learn to read and spell. Don't miss this report!

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Help Your Child's Memory

If your child struggles to remember what he’s been taught, we can help! This must-have report covers topics that will help your child learn in a more efficient, effective way.

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How to Solve Letter Reversals

Letter reversals are a common struggle among early learners. The tactile ideas covered in this report can help put an end to that struggle!

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Symptoms of Dyslexia Screening Checklist

If you suspect your child has dyslexia, this checklist is a good place to start. We’ve put the many symptoms of dyslexia in one convenient location.

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6 Ways We Make Spelling Easy

Spelling doesn’t have to be hard. In this report, you will learn the key features that make All About Spelling easy to learn and easy to teach.

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The Power of the Orton-Gillingham Approach

Discover this powerful multisensory approach to teaching, along with how it forms the backbone of the All About Reading and All About Spelling programs.

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Activities

ABC Snacks

ABC Snacks

These printable cookbooks feature simple, tasty snacks that focus on letter recognition and important pre-reading skills. Perfect for your hungry preschooler!

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Banana Splits

Banana Splits

Review compound words the easy way with this delicious matching game. We’ve included words from All About Reading levels 1-4, so everyone can join in the fun.

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Winter Practice Activities

Winter Practice Activities

Beat the winter blues with hands-on reading and spelling review! Cookies, polar bears, and penguins come to the rescue to sharpen skills and increase motivation.

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Reading Activity Bundle

Reading Activity Bundle

Would you like to sample 10 of our favorite All About Reading activities? Your kids will love this selection of hands-on, skill-building activities that take the struggle out of learning to read!

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Spelling Rules Posters

Spelling Rules Posters

Teach those tricky spelling rules in fun way with these colorful spelling rules posters! Keep them nearby during lesson time as a simple visual reminder.

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Picture Books Library Lists

Picture Books Library Lists

Picture books are a great way to help encourage a love of reading. Get started with these 17 printable library lists that have been hand-picked and arranged by topic.

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Popcorn Party Game

"Popcorn Party!" Game

Discover how motivating and fun spelling review can be with this mouth-watering game! This customizable, multisensory activity can be used for any level of spelling—even multiple levels at the same time.

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Popcorn Party Game

Penguin Pack

This 30-page printable is filled with penguin-themed reading and spelling activities for children of all levels. You’ll find word searches, rhyming words and ABCs, a fact book, and more!

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Top Articles

4 Spelling Strategies You Wont Want to Miss

4 Spelling Strategies You Won't Want to Miss

If your child is a struggling speller—or if you simply want to help him reach the next level—be sure to incorporate these strategies in your lessons.

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The No Gaps Approach to Reading and Spelling

The "No Gaps" Approach to Reading and Spelling

A logical, mastery-based approach to teaching reading and spelling is beneficial for all types of learners, but can make a world of difference for those who struggle.

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Decodable Books: Why Theyre Important

Decodable Books: Why They're Important

Many children require a systematic, phonics-based approach to learning how to read. A critical, but often overlooked component of this approach is providing access to 100% decodable readers.

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Help for Struggling Learners

Help for Struggling Learners

Do you teach a struggling learner? This resource page contains our top articles and resources for helping children who struggle find success in reading and spelling.

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Whats the Difference between AAR and AAS

What's the Difference between AAR and AAS?

Reading and spelling each require a different set of skills. In order to help your child master each subject, we teach them independently from each other.

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Silent E Teaching Kids the Whole Truth

Silent E: Teaching Kids the Whole Truth

Many phonics programs only teach one rule for learning Silent E, which can lead to much confusion. By learning all of the jobs of Silent E, this confusion quickly becomes clarity.

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Important Things Tests Cant Measure

Important Things Tests Can't Measure

There are so many things that tests can't measure, which is why we've created these encouraging posters for you to download and share with your children.

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Real Moms Real Kids Series

"Real Moms, Real Kids" Series

Learn how reals moms like you are using AAR and AAS to help with a variety of teaching struggles. You might just pick up a few handy tips along the way!

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Apps

Phonogram Sounds

Phonogram Sounds
  • Tap a button and hear the correct pronunciation of the 72 basic phonograms (letters and letter combinations)
  • Designed to accompany All About Reading and All About Spelling
  • The button colors match the colors of our Letter Tiles to reinforce learning
  • Phonograms are arranged in logical groupings, matching the labels provided with the Letter Tiles
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Letter Sounds A to Z

Letter Sounds A to Z
  • Tap a letter and hear its most common sound
  • Clear enunciation of the sounds of the 26 alphabet letters
  • Designed for use with the All About Reading Pre-reading curriculum
  • Helps prepare your preschooler for learning to read by teaching the foundational skill of letter knowledge
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