Year 1 & 2 Literacy & Learning Resources

Year 1  & 2 implementation requires 4 steps:

For an overall implementation outline visit the Year 1 & 2 page for how to get started with PLD. Detailed below, PLD has a range of evidence-based programs, parent education downloads, screening tools, professional learning opportunities, Apps and products to help you implement this approach in your classroom.

Literacy

Oral Language

Movement & Motor

Downloads

Screening Tools

Starter Packs

Online Courses

Seminars

Apps

eBooks

  • Phonic and Sight Word Sequence
    From $57.00$57.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Outlining the relationship between letters and sounds.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Dictation – Stage 1
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Learning to apply phonic knowledge to extended writing tasks

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Dictation – Stage 2
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Learning to apply phonic knowledge to extended writing tasks.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • First Writing Activities
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Multiple genres presented at different levels to cater for the range in writing ability within the junior primary classroom

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Pre-Literacy and Early Literacy Screens
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Profiling the precursors of pre-literacy, early reading, and spelling.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic flash cards – Stage 1-4
    From $39.00$39.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Strengthening the relationship between letters and sounds

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Synthetic Phonics Flip Book – Stage 1 and 2
    From $51.00$51.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Developing the relationship between letters, sounds and phonics.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Decoding and Spelling Games – Stage 1
    From $57.00$57.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    A program to develop single word decoding and spelling skills for students operating at Stage 1. Games and tasks for targeted small groups and home programs.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Charts – Stage 1
    From $30.00$30.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Representing the phonic and sound structure of words for students aged 5-7 years.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Synthetic Phonics Flip Book – Stage 1
    From $51.00$51.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Developing the relationship between letters, sounds and phonics. 

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Charts – Stage 2
    From $30.00$30.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    A resource designed for students aged 7-8 years of age or at a stage 2 level, representing the phonic and sound structure of words.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Alphabet Letter Sounds
    From $57.00$57.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    An instruction manual (with games and worksheets) targeting letter sounds and letter formation for 4 to 6 year olds.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Connecting Oral and Written Language – Step 1
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Instructional material outlining how to teach 6 to 8 year olds narrative oral retelling, rewriting and generation.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Home Reading Books Set 3 – Year 1 Semester 1
    $200.00
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 25 First Reading Books CVC, CCVC & CVCC with Stage 1 and 2 phonic concepts with Stage 1 and limited stage 2 phonic concepts with increased length and further high frequency words

    To maximise gains in the early reading phase, students require access to high quality reading books. Quality early reading materials will facilitate the opportunity for

  • CVC Words Reading, Spelling and Writing Tasks
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Worksheet tasks and colour phonemic awareness cards.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • CCVC and CVCC Reading, Spelling and Writing Tasks – Stage...
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Repeated practice, phonemic awareness and progress check assessments.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Generating Narratives – Set 2
    From $30.00$30.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    A resource for helping children to start expressing themselves verbally and in writing through the use of multiple picture prompts.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Bingo Games – Stage 1
    From $39.50$39.50 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Facilitating reading skill development through repeated practise. 

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Desk Strips – Stage 2
    $24.20
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Early phonics and sight word support for writing.

    The desk strips are attractive resources for use in the school or home to assist children during early spelling and writing efforts providing: Stage 2

  • Teach a Child to Read in 3 steps
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Targeting alphabet sounds, phonemic blending and CVC decoding

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Late Stage 1 – Reading, Spelling and Writing Tasks –...
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Repeated practice, phonemic awareness and progress check assessments with A4 Colour Cards and Worksheets.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Structured Synthetic Phonics Time-Savers – Stage 1 & 2
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Ready to use resources for teaching phonic concepts, spelling and reading.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Early Stage 1 Reading, Spelling and Writing Tasks – Target...
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Repeated practice, phonemic awareness and progress check assessments with A4 Colour Cards and Worksheets.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Generating Narratives – Set 1
    From $30.00$30.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    A resource helping children to start expressing themselves verbally and in writing on the basis of multiple picture prompts.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Home Reading Books Set 4 – Year 1 Semester 2
    $200.00
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 25 First Reading Books CVC, CCVC & CVCC with Stage 1 and 2 phonic concepts with increased length and further high frequency words

    To maximise gains in the early reading phase, students require access to high quality reading books. Quality early reading materials will facilitate the opportunity for

  • Decoding and Spelling Games – Stage 2
    From $57.00$57.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    A program to develop single word decoding and spelling skills for students operating at Stage 2. Games and tasks for targeted small groups and home programs.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Teach a Child to Spell in 3 Steps
    From $65.00$65.00 incl. GST
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Targeting alphabet sounds, phonemic segmentation and CVC spelling

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Phonic Desk Strips – Stage 2 (Downloadable)
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    The desk strips are attractive resources for use in the school or home to assist children during early spelling and writing efforts providing: Stage 2 phonic concepts: e.g. sh, ch, th, oo, ck, ing, wh, all, qu, ar, oy, oi, ee, ea, e-e and many more … The strip illustrates correct sitting posture and a […]

    The desk strips are attractive resources for use in the school or home to assist children during early spelling and writing efforts providing: Stage 2

  • Home Reader Further Practise: Set 2 Year 2 & 3
    $119.90
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 20 CVC, CCVC, CVCC, CCVCC and Stage 1 decoable reading books with increased length and high frequency words

    At PLD we recognise that a proportion of students require decodable reading material for longer than others. This group of students may have presented at

  • Spelling Activities for the Junior Primary
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    Based on synthetic phonics and linguistic theory.

    By middle and upper primary, classes typically have a huge range in ability levels. Using the placement tests in Phonic and Sight Word Sequence levels are quickly established and class specific content can be devised. This best selling resource covers Foundation all the way through to Year 6 and provides teachers and parents with: A structured whole-school scope and sequence for primary schools, outlining phonic concepts, spelling rules, morphology, reading and spelling words, sight words and assessments. Termly reviews are provided for establishing the range in ability, for reviewing progress and for measurable data. Stages 1, 2 and 3 primarily outline structured synthetic phonics content along with common bound morpheme suffixes. Stages 4, 5 and 6 are comprised of structured synthetic plus more sophisticated word attack spelling based upon syllables, prefixes, suffixes, and morphemes. Placement tests, term reviews, and short investigations when students are slow to progress are included. Guidelines for the explicit teaching of sight words are contained within the appendix. To find out how the Fourth Edition differs from previous versions, click here.   This publication is mentioned within the Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual on pages 9 – 16. Generous discounts apply for bulk orders 5 to 9 copies – 15% discount automatically applied at checkout 10+ copies – 20% discount automatically applied at checkout

  • Targeted Group Reading Books Set 3 – Year 1 Semester...
    $495.00
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 54 (9 titles, 6 of each) Stage 1 phonic concepts and limited stage 2 phonic concepts, along with increasingly complex high frequency words.

    To maximise gains in the early reading phase, students require access to high quality reading books. Quality early reading materials will facilitate the opportunity for

  • Home Reader Further Practise: Set 1 Year 1
    $119.90
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 20 VC & CVC Decodable Reading Books with increased length and high frequency words

    At PLD we recognise that a proportion of students require decodable reading material for longer than others. This group of students may have presented at

  • Targeted Group Reading Books Set 4 – Year 1 Semester...
    $495.00
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 54 (9 titles, 6 of each) Stage 1 and Stage 2 phonic concepts, along with increasingly complex high frequency words

    To maximise gains in the early reading phase, students require access to high quality reading books. Quality early reading materials will facilitate the opportunity for

  • Home Reader Further Practise: Set 3 and 4 Year 2...
    $119.90
    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    Set of 20 Stage 1 & 2 decodable reading books with increased length and high frequency words

    At PLD we recognise that a proportion of students require decodable reading material for longer than others. This group of students may have presented at

  • Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 1: CVC Words...
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    Essential Low Entry Year 1 and 2 Starter Pack

    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 1: CVC Words. What are nonsense or pseudo words?  Pseudo words are nonsense words that have no meaning. These invented words are spelled in a regular or predictable way. For example, the word zop is a pseudo word and makes no sense. […]

    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 1: CVC Words. What are nonsense or pseudo words?  Pseudo words are

  • Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 3: CCVC &...
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    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 3: CCVC and CVCC words. What are nonsense or pseudo words?  Pseudo words are nonsense words that have no meaning. These invented words are spelled in a regular or predictable way. For example, the word zop is a pseudo word and makes […]

    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 3: CCVC and CVCC words. What are nonsense or pseudo words?  Pseudo

  • Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 2: sh, ch,...
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    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 2: Phonic Concepts sh, ch, th, oo, ee and ck. What are nonsense or pseudo words?  Pseudo words are nonsense words that have no meaning. These invented words are spelled in a regular or predictable way. For example, the word zop is […]

    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 2: Phonic Concepts sh, ch, th, oo, ee and ck. What are

  • Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 4: ar, or,...
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    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 4: ar, or, er, ay, ai, oi, oy, ing, all. What are nonsense or pseudo words?  Pseudo words are nonsense words that have no meaning. These invented words are spelled in a regular or predictable way. For example, the word zop is […]

    This is a PDF version of Reading Real and Nonsense Words – Set 4: ar, or, er, ay, ai, oi, oy, ing, all. What are

  • Year 1 & 2 Screening & Tracking Manual
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    The Year 1 & 2 Screening & Tracking Manual outlines step-by-step instructions including what and when to screen, the materials required, time allocations and discontinue rules. We recommended that the screens are administered following a solid period of repeated targeted instruction as outlined in the PLD Year 1 & 2 Teaching Sequence Manual. In this way, […]

    The Year 1 & 2 Screening & Tracking Manual outlines step-by-step instructions including what and when to screen, the materials required, time allocations and discontinue