Learn to read for free -Day 1, free videos and worksheets

Happy Halloween! Free Worksheet

Happy Halloween!  Well…the last day of October is here and ghosts and goblins are out in action!  Before they head out, or maybe when they get home, here is a free Halloween worksheet that is great for kindergarten or first grade!  Children can sound out the words and fill in the blanks.  Next week we […]

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Thanksgiving books for children

This post contains affiliate links. With Thanksgiving around the corner, I wanted to post a few of my favorite Thanksgiving books for children. The first few books are great for beginning readers!  We love Biscuit in our home – easy to read, and great for building confidence in little readers.  Amazon says:  Biscuit has so much to […]

Short i inchworm: Teaching the Short I sound is fun with this gross motor activity. Visit http://www.sightandsoundreading.com for more fun activities

Short Ii….Inchworm Activity

We have a goofy post for you today.   Mrs. Karle has an outdoor activity to help children learn the short i sound.  This activity is great as a gross motor activity -get those children moving!  It also is great to let the children use their thinking caps and imagination!  In this video Mrs. Karle […]

Free Halloween Phonics Worksheet. More resources can be found at http://www.sightandsoundreading.com

Free Worksheet Friday: Halloween Writing

  I can’t believe there is only one more week left in October.  Where does the time go?  Today our free worksheet is great to help children practice their writing skills!  My children love picking out their Halloween Costume.  This year I think I will have a bee, a flower, a dragon, an owl, and […]

Toy Sales on Amazon -what is on sale this week...

Toys for Sale on Amazon

This post contains affiliate links I love a bargain!  With Christmas coming up, I have been trying to be vigilant at watching for sales on amazon….here are a few that I have found… Current Toys on Sale 25 Kindle Children Books for $1   Save 38% on this nativity playset: Halloween treats that are not […]

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Getting Started-How to Use

The Sight and Sound Reading program was created in the hope of helping all children learn to read with confidence.  As such, we have tried to create a website that teaches children to read for free, and that helps struggling readers find the tools they need to experience reading success.    Additionally, we do have […]

Teaching word families through word ladders -free videos and worksheets

Teaching Word Families through Word Ladders

Want to know what a word ladder is?  Here is a blog post that explains it all!   Need handwriting paper with guide lines?  Here is a free handwriting paper with guide lines!   The Word Ladder Teacher’s Manual can be found in our store. You can also order a printed copy of the Teacher’s Manual […]

Halloween worksheet for kindergarten or first grade

Free Phonics Worksheet: Halloween Word Family

Happy Friday!  It has been a crazy busy week for me here…so, sorry this is the first time I posted since last week.  As I mentioned before, I am working on redesigning the site.  I am trying very hard to have everything up and running by next week….  so make sure you come back to […]

Halloween worksheet for preschool or kindergarten

Halloween Worksheet: Draw a face

Happy Friday!   We have another free Halloween worksheet for you.  Today it is a very simple, but fun worksheet.  The students need to read and follow the simple directions.  It is very important when learning to read to make sure that your little reader knows he/she should read directions before beginning an activity.   […]