12 CVC Word Family Classroom Wall Decoration (FREE Print-Outs)

CVC stands for consonant-vowel-consonant. CVC words are words like cat, zip, rug, and pen. The vowel sound is always short. These words can be read by simply blending the individual phoneme sounds together. A word family is a group of words that share a common root word with different prefixes and suffixes. I created 12 posters … Continue reading 12 CVC Word Family Classroom Wall Decoration (FREE Print-Outs)

Press Release “I is for Imani: A Kwanzaa Alphabet Book”

Unabashed Kids Media is happy to announce the release of "I is for Imani!: A Kwanzaa Alphabet Book" written by Kerice Robinson. Learn about the celebration of Kwanzaa with this brightly colored holiday letter book. Children will go through each letter in the alphabet and learn how it relates to the principles of Kwanzaa. "I … Continue reading Press Release “I is for Imani: A Kwanzaa Alphabet Book”

4th Step to Reading: CVC Words and Word Families

How to Teach Rhyming Words, Word Families and CVC Words The word phonogram comes from Greek and is translated as the “written symbol for a sound.” Phonograms are the building block to almost all English words, the vast majority of words follow the regular phonogram sounds. You can introduce children to the majority of words … Continue reading 4th Step to Reading: CVC Words and Word Families