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| Grades 1-3
This hands-on literacy tool helps develop decoding, word building, and spelling skills. . The Reading Rods Phonics Word-Building Individual Kit helps students reinforce, practice, and master key literacy skills with one or two students. Activities focus on reading and writing words of various complexity; word analysis; letter sounds; blends and digraphs; rhyming; and spelling. The color-coding of vowel, consonant, blends, digraphs, and word family rods provides quick visual cues. Use the kit with one student or a collaborative pair of students.
Review short vowel word patterns
Construct CVCe words
Build words with long vowels and spelling patterns
Make words using consonant blends and digraphs; vowel digraphs, diphthongs, and r-controlled vowels; and common two- to four-letter rimes
Set of Reading Rods Phonics Word-Building cubes
2 Phonics Word-Building Activity Flipbooks
VersaTote storage container
| Grades 2
VersaTiles Literacy Book: Language: Conventions
| Grades PreK-2
Students learn about nouns, verbs, adjectives, and more with the help of 124 color-coded cards, and construct an almost endless possibility of sentences. The perfect game to practice grammar skills help students construct sentences—no matter how silly their meaning. Learning basic language and literacy skills is as easy as A, B, C with this fun game. Color-coded cards help young students learn parts of speech and sentence construction. An exciting game for 1-4 players.
VersaTiles Literacy Book: Social Studies Informational Text: Comprehension Skills
| Grades K-4
High-frequency intermediate words printed on flash cards. A color-coded learning system that facilitates sight-word mastery while students work at their own pace.
Print awareness outline on the reverse side of each card
Organized on a ring for easy transportation, organization, and cleanup
UV-coated for durability
Words printed in bold black
Hole-punched cards to accommodate a sorting ring
Durable rounded corners
169 Flash cards
2 Metal rings
| Grades K-3
Teaches CVC and vowel and blend patterns. All words are phonetically regular, and sound buttons help students decode words. Includes common nouns to support language acquisition. A perfect activity for independent or guided learning. Includes 3 sets of 54 cards for teaching decoding.
| Grades 1-6
Promote brainstorming in both creative storytelling and informative writing activities. With 36 prompts, foam cubes offer a variety of ideas for individual or group writing. Includes Activity Guide. Cubes measure 1 5/8".
| Grades 1-4
Challenge your students to build as many words as possible with onsets and rimes. Great hands-on game that reinforces reading, spelling, fluency, word recognition, vocabulary development, and visual memory. Includes 140 of the most common onsets and rimes. Students put tiles face-down on a table and take turns to flip over a tile from each pile to see if they can make a word. Great for small groups and centers.
Reinforces fundamental skills
Engaging game play
Great for small groups and centers
70 Onset tiles
70 Rimes tiles
Hands-on way to teach lowercase letter formation, as well as patterning. Letters are left-justified for easy spacing. Includes 8 punctuation stamps that measure 1" x 1".
Add the fun of game play to literacy centers with dominoes. Features the most often used consonants and word families so students can build hundreds of words. Supports hands-on explorations of phonics and word building. Single-sided dominoes come in 6 colors.
Blends and Digraphs Phonics Dominoes View Activity Guide
Boost phonological awareness with blends and digraphs. Pick a popcorn card, say a word with that blend, and keep the kernel. Pull out a POP kernel, and all your pieces go back! Includes 92 blend cards, 8 Pop cards, spinner, and Guide printed on box. Box measures 3TML x 3TMW x 6¼”H. For 2-4 players.
Pick a popcorn card, create a word with that ending, and keep the kernel! A Pop kernel means all your pieces go back! Start with 2-letter endings, then move up to 3-letter endings, and rhyming practice. Includes 92 word family cards, 8 Pop cards, spinner, and Guide printed on box. Box measures 3TML x 3TMW x 6¼”H. For 2-4 players.
| Grades PreK-4
Build alphabet awareness and letter recognition skills with this fun matching game! Put the acorns together by matching upper- and lowercase letters, and look inside for a surprise. Find a color-coded counter in each acorn that corresponds to the letter. Stack to build simple words, the ABCs, or use for simple matching play. Includes 26 two-piece acorns and 26 color-coded counters to match each letter. Acorns measure 2”L x 2 1/2”H.
Put the fox in the box with this set designed to teach positional word vocabulary, rhyming, and how to follow multi-step directions. Features a hat, box, tree, and chair, along with 20 picture cards, 40 double-sided activity cards, one double-sided spinner, and multiple instructional rhyming games and activities. Largest objects measure 3”H.
Hands-on skills practice with self-checking answer system. VersaTiles helps students build math and literacy proficiency in a challenging, rewarding way. For over 40 years teachers have relied on VersaTiles for independent practice and for use in small groups, rotations, centers, and stations. The Cross-Curricular Kit includes all grade-level books found in the math and literacy small group kits.
Engaging, screen-free alternative to traditional skills practice
Self-checking answer system creates a safe learning environment that increases student confidence
Flexible, reliable, low-prep classroom solution
Aligned to state and national standards
GRADE 2 MATH TITLES: Sample Lesson
Addition and Subtraction: To 20 and Beyond
Foundations of Multiplication: Equal Groups and Arrays
Addition and Subtraction: Properties and Place Value
Measurement and Data: Length, Time, and Analysis
Measurement and Data: Time, Money, and Analysis
Geometry: Shapes and Attributes
GRADE 2 LITERACY TITLES: View Sample Lesson
Literacy Foundations: Phonics & Fluency
Literature: Comprehension Skills
Science Informational Text: Comprehension Skills
Social Studies Informational Text: Comprehension Skills
HOW IT WORKS
12 Student Activity Books (1 copy of each title, 32-pages each)
2 Answer Cases
1 Teacher Guide
| Grades PreK-3
Discover a heightened listening experience with this powerful tool for ESL classrooms and anywhere learners are working to master pronunciation! Students speak softly into the "receiver" and hear their amplified voice directed into their own ear, resulting in an effective, multisensory learning experience. Durable plastic is dishwasher safe.
| Grades 2-3
Here's a color-coded learning system that facilitates sight-word mastery while children work at their own pace. Sight-word flash cards are color-coded to identify learning sets. Words are printed in bold black, and a print-awareness outline of the word appears on the opposite side. The 2 1/2" x 4" cards are UV coated for durability, with drilled holes to accommodate a sorting ring. Each set includes 162 cards and 2 sorting rings. Grades K-4.
Immediate Auditory and Visual Feedback Keeps Young Learners On Task!. Getting ready for school has never been this fun! Set of 72 beginning phonics activities on 36 double-sided cards teach children all they need for success including initial & final sounds and rhyming words. For use with Hot Dots® Pen, available separately.
A nuts-and-bolts approach to making, and spelling, words! Start with consonant, vowel, consonant, and make a word. Then, turn any piece to make a new word. Students can progress to making longer words, with each bolt holding up to 4 nuts. Includes 6 bolts and 30 printed nuts (enough for multiple students), storage bucket, and activities aligned to the Common Core. Bolts measure 5"L, nuts 2 1/2"W. Grades K-12 , Ages 5+
Vowels of a feather gather together to make phonics and word recognition a hoot! Help students distinguish long from short vowels in single-syllable words using engaging picture cards. Sort the cards into the correct owls labeled with the vowels. Use the extra "blank" owl for "sometimes y" or to distinguish long from short sounds of the same vowel. Includes 6 colorful owls (5 printed with the vowels and 1 blank), 100 picture cards, and activities aligned to the Common Core. Owls measure 4"L x 3"H. Grades K-12 , Ages 5+
| Grades K-2
This hands-on literacy tool builds children's foundation of sight words and basic grammar.. The Reading Rods Simple Sentences kit helps students reinforce, practice, and master key literacy skills. Activities focus on using high-frequency and sight words; grammar, usage, and punctuation; and building and revising sentences to convey meaning. The color-coding of the rods provides quick visual cues for recognizing parts of speech and punctuation, and applying this understanding to composing and improving sentences. Use the individual kit with one student or a collaborative pair of students.
Practice using articles and easily overlooked words
Practice using pronouns and action words
Study negatives and contractions
Practice adding interesting details using adjectives and adverbs
Set of Reading Rods Simple Sentences cubes
2 Simple Sentences Activity Flipbooks
VersaTote storage container
| Grades 2-4
This hands-on literacy tool helps students build, revise, and enhance sentences of increasing complexity.. The Reading Rods Sentence-Construction kit helps students reinforce, practice, and master key literacy skills. Activities focus on grammar, usage, and punctuation; using vocabulary in precise ways to convey meaning; and understanding, building, and revising sentences with increasing complexity, including simple, compound, and complex sentences. The color-coding of the rods provides quick visual cues for recognizing parts of speech, affixes, and punctuation, and applying this understanding to composing and improving sentences. Use the individual kit with one student or a collaborative pair of students.
Recognize all parts of speech and their use
Apply understanding of grammar, usage, and punctuation to sentence building
Build, read, and write simple, compound, and complex sentences
Use precise vocabulary to convey meaning
Set of Reading Rods Sentence-Construction cubes
Sentence-Construction Activity Flipbook
VersaTote storage container
| Grades 2-5
A fast-paced game using manipulatives to reinforce phonics and word-building skills. This challenging, fast-paced game requires students to build as many words as possible under 2 minutes. Players use color-coded Reading Rods to build words and claim victory!
Multi-level game that can be played individually or with multiple players
Customize the game with specific word-building parameters
112 Reading Rods
| Grades 1-2
The whole class can practice their vocabulary skills. The entire class can have fun while practicing academic vocabulary skills. Each box provides 4 sets of cards for 4 different games.
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