Brief Description of 1st Step
In 1st Step to Reading, we introduce all the letter sounds (no letter names!) using the fun characters “Taf” and “Tom,” music, games and activities and celebrations, while learning how to write the letters correctly along the way. Students learn how to identify the beginning, middle, and end sounds and their placement. They will be Rainbow Reading (blending) three letter words in no time! By the end of this Step (12 to 16 weeks on average), students are already reading books and finding the joy in reading… so exciting!!