Listen and Learn With Phonics Book 5 Author:Dorothy Taft Watson Book Five in this reading series begins with a review of basic rules and phonograms. There are exercises in consonant blending, with blends to be followed first by short vowel sounds, and then by long vowel sounds. Practice in smooth blending of consonant sounds into vowels will prevent any tendency toward "grunt and groan" sounding of... more » words.
Where possible use both group and individual word sounding. Some children are motivated and gain confidence when they add their voices to those of others.« less