Emergent-Early Letter Name

The Emergent-Early Letter Name stage of literacy development is a period in which young children imitate and experiment with the forms and functions of print. Emergent and Early Letter Name readers are busy navigating their way to literacy, learning about directionality, the distinctive features of print, and how these correlate with oral language. The Emergent-Early Letter Name state lies at the beginning of a lifetime of learning about written language.

Types of Sorts in Emergent-Early Letter Name

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

Placement Guidance

Grade Range: PreK- Mid 1st grade
Guided Reading Range: Pre-A through C/D
DRA Range: Pre-A through 4
Corresponding Reading and Writing Stage: Emergent

Emergent-Early Letter Name Library