Step Up (Merrill Skills Book E)

Step Up (Merrill Skills Book E)

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Item #: 027763
ISBN: 9780026747295
Grades: 2

Product Description:

Workbooks are designed for use with the Merrill Readers. This workbook offers students extra practice with word recognition, encoding, and comprehension. With over a hundred worksheets, students will work on decoding pattern words, recognizing sight words, writing dictated words, identifying the main idea, drawing conclusions, sequencing events, and more. Instructions for when and how to use is found at the bottom of each page.

Secondary Description:

Page Count: 128

Publisher Description:

Used in place of traditional reading programs to give at-risk readers the appropriate kinds of structure, pacing, and practice

New Features:

  • Provides extra practice in word recognition and comprehension
  • Now includes Mastery Tests
Category Description for Merrill Readers Skills Books:

Designed for use with the Merrill Readers, these workbooks offer students extra practice with word recognition, encoding, and comprehension. With over a hundred worksheets in each book, students will work on decoding pattern words, recognizing sight words, writing dictated words, identifying the main idea, drawing conclusions, sequencing events, and more. Instructions for when and how to use is found at the bottom of each page.




At the heart of this multisensory Orton-Gillingham method program is the Preventing Academic Failure (PAF) Teacher's Handbook. This handbook has been updated to incorporate the PAF readers. It contains the methodology and framework for the entire program, integrating reading, spelling/dictation, grammar and handwriting instruction. The Teacher's Handbook includes a complete explanation of the program and how to teach it, a Curriculum Sequence of the order of instruction, lesson plan templates, proficiency tests, and an appendix (which includes comprehensive instruction on how to teach handwriting). The Curriculum Sequence part of the handbook lists when to use the other components of the program including PAF Handwriting, Alphabet Picture Cards, Pocket Chart Alphabet Cards, Review Cards, Key Word Picture Cards, and the PAF Reading Series including the Skills Books and Teacher's Guides. Levels 161-215 still use the Merrill Readers Take Flight and Break Through along with the Stepping Up In Reading 3 Workbook. (For a more specific review of the reading and handwriting components, please see PAF Readers and PAF Handwriting Program.)

The program is based on the premise that language learning must be simple to complex (phonics-based). Children should learn individual letter sounds, building syllables, words and sentences as they progress. The program uses a multisensory approach to accomplish this. Students learn to recognize graphic symbols for letters and sounds (visual), differentiate and duplicate sounds (auditory and vocal), and write symbols to produce sounds and words (kinesthetic). Children are explicitly taught phonics which is then reinforced in reading, spelling, handwriting and grammar. Instruction is organized and systematic with plenty of practice and reinforcement. This is much more than phonetic instruction as it addresses all components of language structure: phonograms, sight words, spelling rules, syllabication and grammatical concepts. There are 215 levels (or lessons) in the program.

This is a very thorough, complete and sound phonics-based language program which requires very little advance knowledge or preparation on the part of the teacher. It integrates phonics, reading, handwriting, spelling and grammar. The cost is reasonable. It can be used for three years (K-3) of phonics/reading/spelling instruction, or used as a remedial program for older students.

Category Description for Complete Programs - Phonics:

Programs in this section go beyond teaching children how to read, incorporating phonetic readers, spelling and writing as well. Arranged roughly by grade/age.


Primary Subject
Reading/Literature
Grade
2
ISBN
9780026747295
Binding
Trade Cloth
Language
English
EHS Title
Merrill Reading Program Series
Ages
7+
Audience
Elementary/High School
Format
Softcover Book
Brand Name
Merrill
Weight
0.55 (lbs.)
Dimensions
11.0" x 8.5" x 0.5"
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working with kids
Mary M on Feb 17, 2020
Summer reading practice.
linda b on May 7, 2017
working with kids
Mary M on Feb 17, 2020
This is ideal for my very students who have severe reading challenges. It has a very simple format.
Denise D on Mar 1, 2019
Summer reading practice.
linda b on May 7, 2017
I use this reading program for my dyslexic students.
Amy M on Mar 14, 2017
Student of the Word (SOW) resource
Ann M S on Aug 8, 2016
This is ideal for my very students who have severe reading challenges. It has a very simple format.
Denise D on Mar 1, 2019
I use this reading program for my dyslexic students.
Amy M on Mar 14, 2017
are these books unused?
A shopper on Jan 27, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, all our books are new. We do not carry any used curriculum.
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