Edmark Reading Program: Level 1 – Second Edition, Complete Program helps students who need an alternative to phonics. Students learn to view themselves as readers as they use the program's carefully sequenced, highly repetitive word recognition method in combination with errorless learning, an approach which eliminates incorrect responses. Use the print version independently or in conjunction with Edmark Reading Program: Level 1, Software.
Meet No Child Left Behind requirements with lessons in vocabulary, comprehension, and fluency. Research-based instructional activities include:
- Errorless Learning
- Positive Reinforcement
- Use of Manipulatives
- Oral and Sight Word Vocabulary
- Controlled Vocabulary Stories
- Social Skills Enrichment
- Continuous Progress Monitoring
New features in the Second Edition include illustrations that appeal to children and adults, simplified numbering for better organization, new stories with full-color illustrations, Mastery Test to provide baseline data and periodic assessment, lesson planning/record book, reading and social skills games, student reward for completion of Level 1, and a video word-signing guide which demonstrates the 350 words from Levels 1 and 2.
Learning opportunities include 150 words from the Dolch Word List and basal readers; 3 word endings: -s, -ing, -ed; extensive comprehension practice of words, phrases, and stories; visual memory of words; left-to-right reading/tracking; thinking and discrimination skills; and association between oral language and print.
Edmark Reading Program: Level 1 – Second Edition, Complete Program is ideal for students with developmental disabilities, autism, or learning disabilities; preschool and kindergarten students who lack vocabulary development; nonreaders who struggle with phonics; Title 1 students; and ESL students.
Complete Edmark Reading Program Level 1 includes:
- Program Overview
- Mastery Test
- 5 Lesson Plan/Record Books
- Word Recognition Books 1-3
- Picture Match Cards and Boards
- Phrase Match Cards and Boards
- Stories 1-3
- Reading and Social Skills Games
- 2 Display Masks
- Word Signs DVD
- 5 The Rides and Certificates
Edmark Reading Program: Level 1 – Second Edition, Lesson Plan/Record Book
Use the Lesson Plan/Record Book to monitor progress of student achievement and plan lessons. It also serves as a guide to the sequence of activities within each Edmark Reading Program lesson. One booklet per student. Lesson Plan/Record Book covers the entire Level 1 program. 8½" x 11". Pack of 5.
Edmark Reading Program: Level 1 – Second Edition, Worksheets
Worksheets target word recognition and reinforce word comprehension with 286 reproducible activities. A variety of formats helps students read and comprehend words and phrases. Students choose from answers consisting of illustrations, words, or phrases. Multisensory activities include circling words, drawing lines between words or phrases and illustrations, cutting and placing illustrations, and underlining phrases. Students can work independently, with a friend, or with a family member.
Students answer questions by demonstrating comprehension or words or phrases. Activities include:
- Match a phrase to an illustration
- Circle the word that matches the picture
- Circle the correct answer (yes or no)
- Circle the word that correctly completes the sentence (multiple choice)
- Circle the correct multiple-choice answer