This podcast episode of Literacy Talks tackles the need to rethink and redesign the way we approach high-frequency words in literacy instruction. Advice centers around using phonics-based strategies to help learners connect the sounds and meanings of high-frequency words so they become part of students’ working memory.
This blog gives step-by-step instructions to teach high-frequency words and the why behind it.
How to Teach Most Common Words
This three-minute video explains why facilitating orthographic mapping is essential to learning high-frequency words and models how to align your instruction to the SoR.
This downloadable bookmark gives step-by-step instructions aligned with the science of reading on teaching any high-frequency word.