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ABCs for alphabet instruction

The ABCs of Alphabet Instruction

By:  
Deborah K. Reed, Ph.D.

Posted on: January 26, 2021
Things students should know about letters and why it is important that they know them for reading development.

K-W-L Chart

This chart can be filled out by children when reading at home in order to support activation of background knowledge about the topic of a text they are reading. This is intended to help them better understand the text.

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