What's the difference between phonological awareness, phonemic awareness, and phonics?
Phonological Awareness is the basis of all literacy learning. If children understand the building blocks of phonics, they are able to master reading and writing much more quickly and effectively!Included are some guidelines for teaching phonological awareness including; - Phonological Awareness Hierarchy - Teachers Description of Phonological Awareness .
Why is phonological awareness so important? Without these important skills, potential reading difficulties may arise in the early years.
Many struggling readers also have poor phonological awareness. Read this post for intervention ideas AND get all of the intervention materials for free!
FREE Syllable Counting Cards
Phonological Awareness Dice Game: all you need is this game, two dice, and some words! Perfect for the traveling therapist! http://kiwispeech.weebly.com
Phonological Awareness Interventions with editable data log for your students. TeacherKarma.com
Playing Rhyming Bingo is a great way for kids to build phonological awareness skills.
Phonological Awareness ~ Transportation
Use this simple assessment pack whenever you need to grab a quick idea of how students are progressing with letter sounds, phoneme and phonological awareness, blends and other spelling patterns (free download)
Young & Lively Kindergarten: Syllable Shopping Wonderful phonological awareness activity
Phonological Awareness Interventions for Struggling Readers - Learning at the Primary Pond
Finding the Beat and Sounds in Words ~ Phonological Awareness. (Pre-reading skills)
Fun FREEBIE for isolating sounds.
Phonological Awareness Assessment: A Foundational Reading