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Savvas Palabras a Su Paso Salón de Clases:
K-5 Supplemental Literacy Program

Build a Spanish Literacy Foundation One Sort at a Time

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Students will develop literacy foundational skills including print concepts, phonological awareness, phonics and word recognition, and fluency through the developmental approach of Palabras a Su Paso Salón de Clases.

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Etapas emergente y alfabética temprana

Word Study focus for Etapas emergente y alfabética temprana

  • Concept Sorts
  • Rhyming Sorts
  • Beginning Sounds
  • Letter Recognition
  • Ending Sounds
  • Digraphs

Etapa alfabética

Word Study focus for Etapa alfabética

  • Beginning Consonants
  • Same Vowel Word Families
  • Digraphs and Blends
  • Mixed Vowel Word Families
  • Short Vowels
  • Preconsonantal Nasals
  • r- Influenced Vowels
  • Contractions


Word Study focus for Patrones 

  • Short and Long Vowels
  • Other Long Vowel Patterns
  • r-Influenced Vowels
  • Dipthongs and Other Ambiguous Vowels
  • Complex Consonant Clusters
  • Homophones

Acentos y afijos

Word Study focus for Acentos y afijos

  • Compound Words
  • Inflected Endings
  • Open and Closed Syllables
  • Accented Syllables
  • Unaccented Syllables
  • Consonants
  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Homophones and Homographs


Word Study focus for Derivaciones

  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Greek and Latin Roots
  • Advanced Spelling-Meaning Patterns
  • Prefix Assimilation