Literacy Strategies for Students with Disabilities

Word Recognition: Phonological Awareness

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  • Phonological Awareness Songs can be used to encourage students to play with sounds and practice identifying sounds in words.

    Using Elkonin Sound Boxes is a multisensory way of teaching students how to hear and manipulate individual sounds in words.  

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  • Project Managers, Inclusion in Texas Network

    Cara Wyly
    (210) 370-5413

    Bianca Cole
    (210) 370-5452