This proven Orton-Gillingham based program has helped millions of students gain early literacy skills.
The Explode The Code Difference
Research-based, multisensory instruction
Abundant practice and reinforcement opportunities for greater retention
Development of comprehension skills through reading in context
Accommodations for English Language Learners and struggling readers
Explode The Code Pre-Literacy Primers Pre-K-1
This fun pre-literacy workbook series teaches the 21 consonants, and their sounds as well as letter formation through visual, auditory, and kinesthetic activities. Students also learn print concepts.
practice fine-motor skills and letter formation through tracing and writing consonants.
learn through visual activities.
use matching exercises to develop visual discrimination and letter recognition.
reinforce letter recognition through the use of capital and lowercase letters.
Wall Chart, Code Cards and Picture Letter Cards are Great Ancillary Materials for Pre K-1!
Explode The Code and Explode The Code Online Grades 1-4 Appropriate for comprehensive phonics skills instruction providing the basis for strong reading development.
Available in Print and Online!
Beyond The Code Grades 2-4
Ideal for developing critical comprehensions skills, these books feature charmingly illustrated stories. Writing and spelling exercises introduce new sight words and reinforce phonetic patterns.
Beyond The Code 1 Beyond The Code 2
Beyond The Code 3 Beyond The Code 4
Teacher's Guides expland on the skill in the student books providing teachers with various options for instruction and reinforcement. The wide variety of activities may be adapted for whole-class, small group and one-on-one learning situations. Each lesson addresses the principles of effective reading instruction and follows the same easy to use format.
A quick assessment designed to help teachers place their students in the appropriate level of the Explode The Code series. The tests assess the skills presented in the Explode The Code series.
Specific lesson plans for ELL students focus on vocabulary, grammar, reading and comprehsion. Coordinates with student books 1-31/2 and includes over 100 reproducible exercises.
Wall Chart and Activity Book
This attractive felt wall hanging is a perfect complement to the series. Each letter of the alphabet has its own pocket containing a stuffed toy corresponding to the key word for that letter. The accompanying Activity Book offers over 40 games to help students remain on task and take an active, hands-on part in the learning process.