Reading Rockets: The Alphabetic Principle

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In Houston, the teacher of an advanced kindergarten class connects letters and sounds in a systematic and explicit way. For additional videos featuring effective teaching strategies, children's authors, reading experts, and professional development webcasts — plus a robust library of video clips organized by topic, visit http://www.readingrockets.org/podcasts#watchlearn And for more information about teaching kids to read and helping those who struggle, visit www.readingrockets.org. Reading Rockets is a national education service of public television station WETA.