How do the PLD Early Reading Profiles link to the phonics and high frequency words teaching sequence and book sets?

Year Level: Foundation, Year 1 & 2

The Early Reading Profile Screens reflect two areas of early reading:

  • Accuracy (or the student’s ability to ‘crack the code’ and verbalise the words).
  • Automaticity (or the student’s ability to read the word as a full word and in a manner that is efficient and automatic).

Early readers typically decode the majority of phonics-based words. As their skills develop they begin to chunk (e.g. onset and rime or whole-word reading). As the words become more difficult, students typically engage in decoding as required.

Accuracy and fluency is the aim. Typically accuracy at any level is the initial goal and then later fluency becomes the more relevant goal. Both skills are essential to becoming a skilled reader. On the attached download you will see how the PLD Early Reading Foundation and Year 1 & 2 profiles match to PLD’s phonics and high frequency words progression. Download the corresponding High Frequency Words Charts below:

Download PLD’s Foundation to Year 3+ teaching sequence HERE. Further information regarding the PLD implementation can be found in our downloadable PLD Screening & Tracking Manuals. See our Copyright Terms of Use at https://pld-literacy.org/help-pages/copyright-policy/.

  • How do the PLD Early Reading Profiles link to the phonics and high frequency words teaching sequence and book sets?
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    Following an extensive literature review, PLD has upgraded our approach to high frequency words (HFW). In a recent blog, a range of tips were provided to remove the confusion that surrounds sight words. Since that point, we have developed our approach further. Our 2020 approach to HFW tackles three commonly encountered issues: Teaching HFW in […]

    Following an extensive literature review, PLD has upgraded our approach to high frequency words (HFW). In a recent blog, a range of tips were provided

  • How do the PLD Early Reading Profiles link to the phonics and high frequency words teaching sequence and book sets?
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    The Early Reading Screen presents an evidence-based alternative to whole-language reading assessments

    The Year 1 & 2 Early Reading Screen is a quick single-word reading assessment. It presents words that gradually increase in length and phonic complexity.

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  • How do the PLD Early Reading Profiles link to the phonics and high frequency words teaching sequence and book sets?
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    In the attached download we have outlined where PLD applies to each year level, the content code and descriptor and the related PLD programs.  

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