ORTON-GILLINGHAM WEEKLY

The Art of Repeated Reading

The Art of Repeated Reading

Posted by Branspring on 31st Jan 2023

The benefits of Repeated Reading cannot be understated. Rereading text will strengthen these important reading skills:  Fluency: multiple exposures to words leads to orthographic mapping which i … read more
Short Vowel Race

Short Vowel Race

Posted by Brainspring on 23rd Jan 2023

Some students have difficulty identifying short vowel sounds and need additional practice. This is a short game to practice with those sounds.Materials: -Short Vowel List-Short Vowel Race Board -Crayo … read more
Popping Syllables

Popping Syllables

Posted by Brainspring on 9th Jan 2023

A syllable is one unit of sound. Learning syllables involves chunking sounds together in words. This helps the student sound out words when reading. Syllabication can also assist with decoding allowin … read more
Multisensory Monday: Lighten Up! Lesson 4-13

Multisensory Monday: Lighten Up! Lesson 4-13

Posted by Brainspring on 11th Jul 2022

Using a flashlight to reinforce the “igh” sound will brighten your student’s day! This activity is simple, and they will love it!Materials: Flashlight PhonicsFirst Card #170 “igh.” Dictation words … read more
Multisensory Activity: Toss it, Read it, Think it

Multisensory Activity: Toss it, Read it, Think it

Posted by Brainspring on 21st Jun 2022

One of my favorite items to use during tutoring sessions was always plastic cups. They are inexpensive to buy, and you can use them in many ways to practice skills and concepts! Materials:Plastic Cups … read more