Letters and Sounds Book 3 - QLD
Letters and Sounds Book 3 is the fourth step of the Letters and Sounds integrated program. It has been designed to develop the language skills associated with reading, writing, speaking, listening and viewing.
Letters and Sounds Book 3 aims to teach:
- Letter/sound awareness (consonant blends, long vowels, diphthongs).
In addition, the following aspects of overall language development are included:
- Word recognition
- Word building
- Vocabulary development
- Creative language (spoken and written)
- Copy writing
- Correct word activities
- Letters and sounds checks
- Blends and digraphs
- Vowels and diphthongs
- Phonic spelling lists (vowels).
Letters and Sounds Book 3 is divided into two parts that are taught concurrently.
Part One: teaches handwriting.
Part Two: teaches Letter and Sound Awareness using activities and copywriting dealing with consonant blends, long vowels and diphthongs.
Letters and Sounds Book 3 contains a checklist of graduated Word Attack skills and a Student Profile to use as a running record of each child's progress, as well as extensive teaching notes and suggestions.
Letters and Sounds 3 Sample Pages (LS3.pdf, 296 Kb) [Download]