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Recipe for Reading

Intervention strategies for struggling readers
Intervention Appropriate Grades K–6

By: Nina Traub, Frances Bloom, et al.

Orton-GillinghamThis revised manual by Frances Bloom and Nina Traub contains comprehensive, multisensory, phonics-based reading program presents a skill sequence and lesson structure designed for beginning, at-risk, or struggling readers. Recipe for Reading can be used as the primary, beginning reading program for Tier 1 students, or can be a successful intervention for students in Tiers 2 and 3 who have not been successful with other reading strategies.

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  • Teacher’s Manual

This wealth of resources in a teacher-friendly format provides:

  • Strategies for teaching every skill
  • Detailed procedures and explanations for every lesson step
  • Review tests throughout that determine advancement to next skill
  • Phonetic games and review activities
  • Cross references to Workbooks and Alphabet Series
  • Detailed lessons for syllables, spelling, affixes
  • Sequence Charts

This handy tool is used to track and report student progress.

  • Sound Cards

Two-sided cards present letter(s) and their key words.

  • Affix and Root Cards

Used to reinforce student decoding and vocabulary knowledge, these cards:

  • Present a prefix, root, or suffix on one side and definition on the other
  • Use color to indicate origin (green–Anglo-Saxon, orange–Latin, blue–Greek)
  • Writing Paper

Students work at their own level of fine-motor development with specially designed
paper that comes in four sizes and has red and blue guidelines.

  • Workbooks

Extended practice for handwriting and phonics skills is presented in a student-friendly format.

  • Alphabet Series

Illustrated decodable readers allow students to apply phonics skills to text and develop fluency and comprehension. (39 titles)

Skills Addressed

  • Consonant Sounds
  • Digraphs
  • Consonant blends
  • Diphthongs
  • Spelling rules
  • Short vowels
  • Long vowels
  • Inflectional endings
  • Suffixes

Pricing for Recipe for Reading

Item #
Item
Grade Range
Pricing
1–5 6+
Quantity
Subtotal
505-W1 Recipe for Reading Manual—Intervention Strategies for Struggling Readers
1–5 pricing: 28.00
6+ pricing: —
Recipe for Reading Manual—Intervention Strategies for Struggling Readers

Recipe for Reading: Intervention Strategies for Struggling Readers. This newly revised manual by Frances Bloom and Nina Traub contains a series of structured lessons that cover the entire Recipe for Reading sequence. The material is presented in a flexible format, allowing teachers to differentiate instruction depending on the specific needs of their students. Each lesson contains kinesthetic handwriting cues phonological awareness and fluency activities, and words, phrases, and sentences for reading and dictation. The revised manual features additional phonological awareness exercises in the introductions to each new sound; a new section, For Fun and Practice, in each lesson; and references to the workbook pages and The Alphabet Series storybook that correspond to the lesson. The Focus on Sound appendix from the previous edition has also been integrated into the main lessons. The glossary has also been expanded. Skills have been realigned to accommodate Vol. 2 of the Alphabet Series and the new workbooks.


K–3 28.00
489-W1 Workbook K
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
Workbook K

Workbook K is intended for children who need more phonemic awareness support before proceeding further in the Recipe for Reading series. The 25 lessons provide a child-friendly introduction to the initial consonants and short vowels, through auditory, visual, kinesthetic activities. Engaging mnemonics help students understand and remember letter–sound relationships and letter shapes. Later they practice blending sounds to make words. There are five or six pages of activities for each lesson, giving children ample opportunity for practice.


Skills Addressed
Consonants k, d, g, m, l, h, t, j, k, p, b ,r, f, n, s, w, y, v, z, qu
Short vowels o, a, i, u, e
K–K 13.15 9.25
491-W1 Workbook 1
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
Workbook 1 The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 1 corresponds to Lessons 1–16. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill, and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.

Skills Addressed
• Consonants c, d, g, m, l, h, t, j, k, p, b
• Short vowels o, a, i, u
• Consonant digraph ch
• Reviewing CVC Words
K–1 13.15 9.25
492-W1 Workbook 2
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
Workbook 2 The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 3 corresponds to Lessons 17–31. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill, and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.

Skills Addressed
• Consonants r, f, n, s, w, y, v, x, z
• Short vowel e
• Consonant digraphs sh, th, wh, qu
• Reviewing Consonant Digraphs
K–1 13.15 9.25
493-W1 Workbook 3
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
Workbook 3 The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 3 corresponds to Lessons 32–42. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill, and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.

Skills Addressed
• Two-Syllable Compound words
• Spelling rule — ff-ll-ss-zz
• Detached Syllables
• Syllabication—Method
• Initial Consonant Blends
• Final Consonant Blends
• Multisyllabic Words with Blends
ng and nk Endings
1–2 13.15 9.25
494-W1 Workbook 4
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
Workbook 4 The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 4 corresponds to Lessons 23–55. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill,  and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice

Skills Addressed

• Suffix ed
• Magic e (i-e, o-e, u-e, a-e, e-e)
• Review Tests—Magic e
• Open and Closed Syllables
ph (phone); ck (black)
ea (eat); oa (soap); ai (mail); ee (tree); ay (play); oe (toe)
• Reviewing Four Kinds of Syllables
• Spellings for k, ck, ke

1–2 13.15 9.25
495-W1 Workbook 5
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 5 corresponds to Lessons 56–66. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill,  and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.

Skills Addressed
er (fern); ir (bird); ur (burn); ar (stat); or (horn)
ow (clown); ou (cloud)
igh (light)
• Endings: -ble, -fle, -tle, -dle, –gle, -kle, -ple, -zle
• Endings: -y, -ly, -vy, -by, -dy, -ty, -fy, –ny, -py -sy, -my
-ild, -old, -ind, -olt, -ost Words
oo (zoo)
2–3 13.15 9.25
496-W1 Workbook 6
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 6 corresponds to Lessons 67–77.There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill,  and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.

Skills Addressed
y as a Vowel
• Hard-Soft c
• Hard-Soft g
ge-dge
• Review Tests—Hard-Soft c and g
aw (straw); au (August); a (ball)
oi (oil); oy (boy)
tch (catch)
• Dividing Between Two Vowels
2–3 13.15 9.25
497-W1 Workbook 7
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25
The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 7 corresponds to Lessons 78–86. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill,  and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.

Skills Addressed
ing as an Ending
• VCV and VC Spelling Rules
ew (grew and few)
eu (feud and neutral)

eigh (eight)
ei (vein and ceiling)
ie (chief)
ue (rescue)
3–3 13.15 9.25
498-W1 Workbook 8
1–5 pricing: 13.15
6+ pricing: 9.25

The eight Recipe for Reading student workbooks, written by Connie Russo, provide extended practice on the phonics concepts introduced in the manual. Workbook 3 corresponds to Lessons 87–97. There are 5 to 8 practice pages for each skill,  and activities include phonemic awareness, encoding and decoding, and short, decodable stories. The workbooks can be used with any phonics or core program as additional practice.


Skills Addressed
tion (action); sion (division and mansion)
ow (snow)
ea (head and great)
oo (good)
ou (group)
ch (school and machine)
s (is)
Spelling with Affixes
3–3 13.15 9.25
8751-W1 The Alphabet Series Volume 1
1–5 pricing: 75.95
6+ pricing: 53.20

This volume of 18 vocabulary controlled selections by Frances Bloom, Mary Geiger, et al., enables students to apply their phonics skills in context. The stories, which increase in difficulty as the lessons progress, help students practice target words? and review sounds and sight words. The stories enable emergent and struggling reader to practice skills while they read motivating, engaging stories. The Volume 1 storybooks correspond to the first third of the lessons in the manual.


Skills Addressed

• Consonant sounds
• Consonant-vowel-consonant words (short vowels)
• Consonant digraphs
• Two-syllable compound words
• Doubling rule for ff-ll-ss-zz
• Plural words
• Sight word recognition
• Automaticity and fluency
• Beginning comprehension

K–2 75.95 53.20
7505-W1 The Alphabet Series Volume 1 CD
1–5 pricing: 24.10
6+ pricing: 16.90
The Alphabet Series Volume 1 CD

The Alphabet Series, New Century Edition Storybook CD allows students to hear each story read aloud as they follow along with the written texts. The CD offers a multisensory experience and helps build fluency and automaticity.


Skills Addressed
• Consonant-vowel-consonant words (short vowels)
• Consonant digraphs
• Two-syllable compound words
ff-ll-ss-zz doubling rule
• Plural words
• Sight word recognition
• Automaticity and fluency
K–2 24.10 16.90
8752-W1 The Alphabet Series Volume 2
1–5 pricing: 75.95
6+ pricing: 53.20
The Alphabet Series Volume 2

This second volume of 18 vocabulary controlled selections by Frances Bloom, Mary Geiger, and others enables students to apply their phonics skills in context. The stories, which increase in difficulty as the lessons progress, help students practice target words and review sounds and sight words. The stories enable emergent and struggling reader to practice skills while they read motivating, engaging stories. The Volume 2 storybooks correspond to the second third of the lessons in the manual.


Skills Addressed

• Consonant blends
• Magic e
R-controlled vowels
Y as a vowel
• Vowel digraphs
• Hard-soft c and g
• Sight word recognition
• Automaticity and fluency
• Beginning comprehension

K–3 75.95 53.20
8753-W1 The Alphabet Series Volume 3
1–5 pricing: 19.10
6+ pricing: 13.40
The Alphabet Series Volume 3

This third volume of 3 vocabulary-controlled selections by Frances Bloom and Deborah Coates enables students to apply their phonics skills in context. The three phonetically-controlled readers, which increase in difficulty as the lessons progress, help students review target words, sounds and sight words. The stories enable emergent and struggling readers to practice skills as they read motivating, engaging stories. The Volume 3 readers correspond to the final third of the lessons in the manual.


Skills Addressed
VCV and VCe spelling rules
Vowel blends and digraphs
Three-syllable words
Schwa
Endings -tion and -sion
Sounds of ch
Final s as in is
Spelling with affixes
Sight word recognition
Automaticity and fluency
Beginning comprehension
K–3 19.10 13.40
8508-W1 The Alphabet Series Starter Set
1–5 pricing: 139.40
6+ pricing: —
The Alphabet Series Starter Set

The Alphabet Series Starter Set consists of 39 vocabulary controlled selections (Volumes 1, 2 and 3) by Frances Bloom, Mary Geiger, et al., enabling students to apply their phonics skills in context. The stories, which increase in difficulty as the lessons progress, help students practice target words and review sounds and sight words.

 



K–3 139.40
499-W1 Sound Cards
1–5 pricing: 20.25
6+ pricing: —

A set of 60 drill cards with a letter or letters on one side and a key word on the other side.


Skills Addressed

Phoneme-grapheme correspondence

K–6 20.25
8505-W1 Recipe for Reading Basic Kit
1–5 pricing: 50.05
6+ pricing: 35.05

This package includes the Recipe for Reading Manual, 50 Sequence Charts, and Writing Paper, to be used with the Recipe for Reading program. Please see these individual titles for more information.


Skills Addressed
• Consonant-vowel-consonant words (short vowels)
• Consonant digraphs
• Two-syllable compound words
ff-ll-ss-zz doubling rule
• Syllabication
• Consonant blends
ng,nk endings
• Open and closed syllables
• Magic e
• Vowel digraphs
• Spellings for /k/
r-controlled vowels
• Diphthongs
• Consonant -le endings
• Consonant -y endings
y as a vowel
• Hard and soft c
• Hard and soft g
• The three /au/s
• -ing ending
• Vowel-consonant-vowel spelling rule
• Alternative spellings
• Alternative pronunciations
• Affixes and root words
• Spelling with affixes
K–3 50.05 35.05
506-W1 Sequence Charts
1–5 pricing: 7.35
6+ pricing: 5.15
Sequence Charts This pad of 50 Sequence Charts can be used to record the individual progress of each child through the Recipe for Reading program. The charts are designed to accommodate variable learning rates within the carefully planned stages of the program. Charts are included in the Recipe for Reading Basic Kit and the Recipe for Reading Storybook Kit, and are also available separately.
K–3 7.35 5.15
507-W1 Writing Paper
1–5 pricing: 24.10
6+ pricing: 16.90
This package contains 100 sheets of specially lined paper for writing. Each package includes 25 sheets of each of the following line spacing: 1.5 inches, 1 inch, .75 inches, and .5 inches. Writing paper is included in the Recipe for Reading Basic Kit and the Recipe for Reading Storybook Kit, and is also available separately.
K–3 24.10 16.90
324-W1 Affix and Root Cards
1–5 pricing: 39.40
6+ pricing: 27.60
Affix and Root Cards This series of 132 color-coded cards is designed to reinforce students' decoding and vocabulary knowledge, A prefix, root, or suffix is presented on one side of a card and defined on the back. Green-edged cards show Anglo-Saxon prefixes and suffixes; orange-edged cards show Latin prefixes, roots, and suffixes; and blue-edged cards show Greek word elements.

Skills Addressed
• Affixes and roots
• Word structure
• Etymology
Ungraded 39.40 27.60
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