As parents help their beginning reader, a familiar phrase resonates as their child is confronted with an unknown word..."Sound it out!" What you are asking your child to do when you say, sound it out, is to use his/her phonics skills. The links below will provide you with information regarding phonics and how you can help your child develop strong phonics skills.
|Parents' Guide to Phonics||Phonics and Decoding|
|What Parents Can Do!||Understanding Phonics|
Phonics Games and Activities for Kids