Reading Construction
Toolkits

Developed by Teach Outside the Box™,

a Brooke Brown Company

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Provide students with simple applications of key comprehension and word work skills.

Our Reading Construction Toolkits give students hands-on comprehension and word work routines for visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learners. Students are provided with a visual, concrete way to “build” each piece of the text as they comprehend and explain it, build words, and explore phonetic patterns. Reproducible graphic organizers for each skill allow students to demonstrate their understanding by writing or drawing
their responses.

  • Ideal for small group reading instruction as students build and discuss text components together.
  • Teacher Guide includes reproducible Word Work Task Cards, Graphic Organizers, and Recording Sheets for the 36 activities.
  • Materials come in a plastic storage tote.

Looking for a more engaging and effective way to implement a multisensory approach in your classroom?

Components & Configurations

Activity Cards

Activity Cards help teachers guide their students through
the lessons.

Word Work Task Cards

Students use Task Cards
to build words.

Recording Sheets

Each activity comes with a Recording Sheet or graphic organizer where students can write responses.

Manipulatives

Each activity uses a variety of manipulatives.

Reading Construction Toolkits Include

Grades K–1

Kits Include:

  • 18 Cards with 36 activities
  • 1 Teacher Guide
  • 100 Link ‘N’ Learn® Links
  • 4 Coil Keychains
  • 4 Magnetic Wands
  • 1 set of 82 Reading Rods®, Alpha/Phonemic Cubes
  • 200 Craft Sticks
  • 20 PopCubes
  • 18 Clothespins
  • 50 Magnetic Chips
  • 50 Pattern Blocks

Grades 2–3

Kits Include:

  • 18 Cards with 36 activities
  • 1 Teacher Guide
  • 100 Link ‘N’ Learn® Links
  • 4 Coil Keychains
  • 4 Magnetic Wands
  • 1 set of 82 Reading Rods®, Alpha/Phonemic Cubes
  • 200 Craft Sticks
  • 20 PopCubes
  • 18 Clothespins
  • 50 Magnetic Chips
  • 50 Pattern Blocks

Grades 4–5

Kits Include:

  • 18 Cards with 36 activities
  • 1 Teacher Guide
  • 1 Set of 72 AngLegs®
  • 100 Link ‘N’ Learn® Links
  • 4 Magnetic Wands
  • 1 Set of 82 Reading Rods®, Alpha/Phonemic Cubes
  • 200 Craft Sticks
  • 20 PopCubes
  • 18 Clothespins
  • 50 Magnetic Chips
  • 50 Pattern Blocks

Meet the Developer

Teach Outside the Box™

Brooke Brown is a National Board Certified Teacher, public speaker, and teacher resource developer who specializes in all things literacy and STEM. With 17 years of teaching experience, Brooke has a passion for creating innovative products that foster memorable and engaging learning experiences.

Learn more about Brooke on her website, Teach Outside the Box.

 
 

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