This teacher's guide accompanies Modern Curriculum Press' (MCP) 2012 sold-separately Plaid Phonics Level A Student 2012 Edition. Lesson helps for teachers includes skill-focus boxes; lesson instructions with activities; notes on practicing skills with the student book and applying them to reading; notes for different learners, including ELL, auditory, visual, kinesthetic, challenge, and extra support/intervention options; cross-curricular connections; pointers to CD-ROM activities; student page numbers; and a guided reading lesson. Reduced, full-color student pages are included within the lesson and have the correct answers overlaid. Student blackline master reproducibles are also included. 325 pages, soft front cover, hard backcover, spiralbound. Grade 1. Level A.