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  1. The Gillingham Manual, Eighth Edition
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    The Gillingham Manual, Eighth Edition
    Anna Gillingham, Bessie W. Stillman
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The Orton-Gillingham language program has long been used to instruct children and adults with dyslexia and other learning difficulties. Using visual, auditory, and kinesthetic associations, this phonetics-based guide covers reading and spelling, dictionary use, vowels, consonants, digraphs, diphthongs, word structure, handwriting, and more. Includes an appendix with evaluation tools, lesson plans, and suggested reading; a glossary; and an index.

  1. A Guide to Teaching Phonics
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    A Guide to Teaching Phonics
    Judy Lyday Orton
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This simple, yet thorough, guide to teaching phonics provides parents and teachers with the reasons why phonetic skills are important to learn, how such concepts should be taught, and lists of organized phonics arranged by lesson. 88 pages, paperback. Spiral-binding. Evolution is mentioned while explaining the history of speech development.

  1. Gillingham Phonics Drill Cards (8th Edition, without pictures)
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    Anna Gillingham, Bessie W. Stillman
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Color-coded, this set of "Phonics Drill Cards for Reading and Spelling" was designed to accompany the Gillingham Manual approach to reading and spelling.

White, yellow, and coral colored cards are intended to impress associations with vowel sounds, presenting a visual stimulus that calls for an oral response. Teachers show the front of the card, which presents either a vowel phonogram (coral cards), consonant phonogram (white cards), or Spelling symbolic representation of a sound (yellow cards). Some blank cards are included. Revised 8th Edition.

  1. Language Tool Kit & Manual, Grades K-5
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    Language Tool Kit & Manual, Grades K-5
    Paula D. Rome, Jean S. Osman
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The Language Tool Kit teaches reading and spelling to students with specific language disability. Based on Orton-Gillingham principles, it is designed for use by a teacher or a parent. This set contains 163 cards (4" x 6") in a white cardboard box along with the 32 page manual. One group of cards has spelling units printed in large type on one side, with the common and rarer sound equivalents on the reverse side in small type. Key words and spelling patterns are also listed. The salmon-colored cards are for the teacher's reference, and the yellow cards are for extra practice with consonant blends. Grades K-5.

  1. Advanced Language Tool Kit (Cards Only)
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Based on Orton-Gillingham principles, this set of advanced language tool kit cards is designed to help students with language disabilities. 163 cards (4" x 6") provide an overview of the structure, organization, and sound units that students need to master before moving on to more advanced reading and spelling skills.

This set features three white card packs delineated by their structure (angled edge patterns) for easy sorting. Sets cover prefixes, suffixes, and roots (stem/base words), and are designed for the teacher to use with the student during drill work. Affix cards feature the affix on the front of the card, with spelling(s), pronunciations in recommended teaching order, and finally the sound unit on the back. Root cards feature the root on the front, and the spelling(s), pronunciation(s), and sound unit on the reverse.

Please note that the manual accompanying these cards is not included in this set; this is only the white cards.

  1. Orton Phonics Cards
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    Judy Lyday Orton
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Designed to accompany A Guide to Teaching Phonics by June Lyday Orton, this set of phonics cards reinforces the multisensory Orton-Gillingham approach to phonics. 100 Common phonograms are included for teaching the "language code" units and sequences for reading, writing, and spelling. The six primary groupings include:

  • Alphabet letters
  • Consonant digraphs
  • Consonant blends
  • Long vowel teams
  • Vowel dipthongs
  • Common endings

    Instructions are included only in the sold-separately guide book, and it is recommended that teachers and students have their own sets of cards. Cards come in a clear, plastic box.

    1. Phonetic Word Cards
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      Anna Gillingham, Bessie W. Stillman
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    This case contains 610 cards for use with any Orton-Gillingham based approach to reading instruction. The cards are divided into 43 groups of phonic sounds. Single words and detached syllables are used to exemplify the important patterns and generalizations found in reading and spelling. The cards can be used for decoding practice, to introduce spelling rules and generalizations, or for dictation. They are organized sequentially beginning with CVC words and moving on to spelling generalizations, syllabication, and word structure. One case per student is recommended.

    1. Affix & Root Cards
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      Affix & Root Cards
      Anna Gillingham, Bessie W. Stillman
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    Part of the The Gillingham Manual, 8th Edition curriculum, and also used in the EPS Recipe for Reading program, this set of 132 color-coded cards will reinforce your students decoding and vocabulary skills. A prefix, root, or suffix is shown on one side of the card and defined on the back. Green cards show Anglo-Saxon prefixes & suffixes; orange shows Latin prefixes, roots and suffixes; and blue cards show Greek word elements. 132 cards.

    1. Little Stories
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      Little Stories
      Anna Gillingham, Bessie W. Stillman
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    This Little Stories set features small booklets of phonetically controlled short stories. The stories follow the Orton-Gillingham sequence and can be used to reinforce the O-G method.

    There are 7 booklets, each labeled with a group number:

  • Group I: 2 booklets, Tom and Jip and Fat Sam
  • Group II:1 booklet, Ted and Kip
  • Group III 1 booklet containing 2 stories, Jake and Kate and Sam and Jane
  • Group IV 3 booklets, The Little Red Hen, Much Fun, and Tim Tadpole A set of yellow cards (7" x 6") with additional short stories is also included, and may be used for fluency practice. They're especially useful for struggling readers or those students with language-based learning disabilities, and are also labeled with group numbers.

    Skills Addressed:

  • Sound-symbol relationships
  • Short and long vowel sounds
  • Digraphs
  • Consonant sounds
  • Decoding connected text

  • Sounds Sensible

    1. Sounds Sensible Kindergarten Manual
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    The Sounds Sensible Teacher's Manual is part of the EPS "Sounds Sensible" program that focuses on multisensory instruction in phonological awareness and beginning phonics. Designed for Grades K-1, this program is helpful for both beginning readers and struggling readers, and can serve as an Orton-Gillingham based reading intervention for any grade level before Level 1 of the S.P.I.R.E. program (sold-separately).

    Lessons require 45 minutes every day through the completion of the program. Each lesson has 5 steps (listening, rhyming, segmentation, phoneme/grapheme relationships, and dictation) requiring approximately nine minutes each. Rather than being organized chronologically with all steps for each lesson grouped together, pages are separated by steps. 117 pages, softcover.

    Orton-Gillingham Based Curriculum

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