Parent “Check-Out” Resource / Book Replacement
Support parent involvement and education on Secret Stories® Cracking the Reading Code reading strategies by providing each teacher (or grade level team) with this Parent “Check-Out” Resource to share in parent-teacher conferences and then send home to help remediate or accelerate learning. Purchase one or more copies to make available in your school library or in parent resource rooms for easy parent access and check out.
*Please note that as this item is the identical to the Secret Stories® phonics book with musical “sound-skill” drill phonics songs download and cut apart cards that are included in the Classroom Kits, it also serves as a replacement book for teachers.
Identical to the Secret Stories® phonics book that’s included in the class kits, it includes all of the “secret” phonics stories and corresponding graphics included for quick and easy reference.
—SECRET STORIES® BOOK (WITH CUT APART PHONICS VISUALS)
—MUSICAL “SOUND-SKILL” DRILL PHONICS SONGS DOWNLOAD
*Please note that due to the proprietary Secret Stories® images and story text contained in the book, as well as the digital download code that’s printed on the inside cover, we cannot accept book returns.
Additional sections on:
- SCIENCE OF READING AND SCIENCE OF LEARNING: HOW THE BRAIN LEARNS TO READ, ORTHOGRAPHIC MAPPING, THE BRAIN’S “BACKDOOR” SYSTEMS FOR LEARNING (I.E. SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL FEELING-BASED NETWORKS), ETC..
- ACCELERATED MASTERY OF INDIVIDUAL LETTERS AND SOUNDS VIA MOTOR/MUSCLE MEMORY WITH THE BETTER ALPHABET™ SONG (2 WEEKS – 2 MONTHS)
- MULTI-SENSORY INSTRUCTION VIA “FEELING” (SEL) AND ACTION-BASED CUEING FOR RAPID SOUND-SKILL RETRIEVAL
- MUSICAL “SOUND-SKILL” EXERCISES TO INCREASE PHONEMIC AWARENESS AND RAPID DECODING & ENCODING AUTOMATICITY (FOR READING AND WRITING)
- DEFAULT SOUND/ “WORD DOCTOR” STRATEGIES FOR DECODING EXCEPTIONS BY IDENTIFYING “NEXT MOST LIKELY” SOUND OPTIONS (VIA CRITICAL ANALYSIS, PROBLEM SOLVING & DIAGNOSTIC THINKING)
- “TOOLS & TRICKS” OF THE TEACHING TRADE (I.E. REPRODUCIBLE SKILL-SHEETS TO ASSESS PHONICS SKILL MASTERY, “ASSESSMENT JEWELRY” & MORE)
- WRITING AS A WINDOW INTO READING
- REPRODUCIBLE SECRET SKILL PAGES FOR TRACKING PHONICS SKILL MASTERY
- CUT-APART PHONICS SOUND CARDS FOR CENTER OR SMALL GROUP REFERENCE