An Orton-Gillingham based education blog sharing multisensory teaching strategies, information and ideas for teaching reading.

Multisensory Monday: Sticky Note Scramble

Posted by Brainspring on 5th Oct 2020

Happy Monday everyone! Today we share some suggestions on incorporating learning, movement and yes, sticky notes! Put those sticky notes to good use with the following interactive games. Sure to motiv … read more
Multisensory Monday: Blending Boards for Phonological Awareness

Multisensory Monday: Blending Boards for Phonological Awareness

Posted by Samantha Brooks on 25th Feb 2019

Today is Multisensory Monday! When teaching phonological awareness skills such as blending and segmenting, I often use Elkonin boxes, colored blocks, and chips. Lately, I have been searching for a fun … read more
Multisensory Monday: Story Time with Ziggy the Zebra

Multisensory Monday: Story Time with Ziggy the Zebra

Posted by Samantha Brooks on 29th Oct 2018

Kids love puppets and story time! Here is a fun phonemic awareness activity that you can use to introduce the /z/ sound. Students sit and listen to Ziggy – he has some interesting ways of saying … read more