Recipe for Reading is a research-based, comprehensive, multisensory, phonics-based reading program that is designed for at-risk and struggling readers in grades K-6, or beginning readers. This program incorporates visual, auditory, and kinesthetic techniques to teach and reinforce phonics concepts. Recipe for Reading is ideal for differentiated instruction and works well in specialized classroom settings.
Student Materials Workbooks—The nine Recipe for Reading workbooks follow the same sequence as the manual and provide extended practice in phonics concepts. Handwriting modeling and practice exercises as well as sentence completion activities are also included.
Alphabet Series Readers—Volumes 1,2, & 3 These illustrated readers help children apply and practice phonics by reading controlled, connected text. Each reader contains controlled vocabulary, allowing emergent and struggling readers to practice decoding and comprehension skills while they read motivating stories.
Teacher Materials Teacher’s Manual—This revised Recipe for Reading manual contains a series of structured lessons beginning with initial consonants and progressing on to consonant and vowel diagraphs, diphthongs, spelling generalizations, and syllable patterns. The material is presented in a flexible format, allowing you to differentiate instruction depending on the specific needs of your students.
Grades K–3 (Developmental) Grades 1-6 (Intervention)