What is Phonological Awareness?

What is Phonological Awareness?

Phonological awareness is a critical component for future reading success. A child needs phonological awareness to blend, decode and read words. Although many children’s brains are “wired” to learn phonological awareness easily, a lot of children need direct teaching...
Phonological Awareness Activities

Phonological Awareness Activities

In my work as an Orton-Gillingham reading specialist, I have found that children who struggle with reading often struggle primarily with phonological awareness.  Phonological awareness is the ability for children to pick up on sounds, syllables and rhymes in words...