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This simple animation defines what students should be able to do by first grade and discusses how instructors can build early alphabet knowledge.

Practice

FCRR Alphabet Knowledge Letter Arc Activity

Click on image to download full PDF from Florida Center for Reading Research of the Alphabet Knowledge Letter Arc Activity.

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This activity will help students develop accuracy and gain speed in upper and lower case letter recognition.

 

This activity helps students develop the alphabetic principle, by identifying a sound and matching the sound with the corresponding grapheme.

FCRR Alphabet Knowledge Sound Bags Activity

Click on image to download full PDF from Florida Center for Reading Research of the Alphabet Knowledge Sound Bags Activity.

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This activity will help students develop the alphabetic principle by matching the initial sound in a picture with the corresponding grapheme.

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