Phonics First® Level I Orton-Gillingham Course

When:
July 23, 2018 @ 8:30 am – July 27, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
2018-07-23T08:30:00-07:00
2018-07-27T15:30:00-07:00
Where:
TBD
Bakersfield
CA
USA
Cost:
1000.00 - 1490.00
Contact:
Brainspring
1-800-732-3211

Click HERE for the flyer.

Phonics First® Level I Orton-Gillingham Course Content designed for: K-5 General Education*, Intervention, Resource, Special Education
* Classroom intervention instruction for grades 4-5

This comprehensive and highly intensive course qualifies teachers to bring Orton-Gillingham multisensory instruction to their classrooms.Phonics First® transforms beginning, struggling, dyslexic/LD readers into skilled learners through our effective, fun, multisensory approach to reading and spelling.

Participants learn to teach:
• Alphabet and phonemic awareness strategies
• Basic and advanced phonetic concepts for decoding and encoding
• A Three-Part Drill for structured review
• Tactile/kinesthetic spelling techniques for phonetic and non-phonetic words
• Syllabication for multisyllabic words (8 Syllable Types/3 Syllable Patterns)
• Higher-level spelling skills
• Oral reading/connected text fluency

Additional benefits:
• Guidance with lesson planning and classroom implementation
• Opportunities for hands-on lesson practice with other participants
• Emphasis on teaching reading to beginning, struggling, and dyslexic/LD readers using Orton-Gillingham methodology

Upon completion, participants will:
• Receive a document of completion
• Be prepared to teach Phonics First® to K-5 students
• Be eligible for Level II and to apply for Brainspring’s nationally recognized certification program

Prerequisite: None
Course Hours: 30

 

 KIT CHOICES Course Materials Implementation Materials Remote Support
 Starter Kit X
 Classroom Complete Kit (Recommended)

 OR

Small-Group Complete Kit (Recommended)

X X
X X
 Classroom Support Kit

 OR

Small-Group Support Kit

X X X
X X X

COURSE MATERIALS

All Kit options include the Starter Kit of course materials necessary to participate in the course and work one-on-one with a single student.

                                     Course Materials

IMPLEMENTATION MATERIALS

Brainspring recommends a Complete Kit for each teacher attending a Phonics First® course.  A Complete Kit includes the materials necessary to implement the Phonics First® curriculum with multiple students.

 Classroom Materials

 (for up to 25 students)

  OR  Small-Group Materials

 (for up to 10 students)

·

REMOTE SUPPORT

To address questions that occur as teachers begin implementing Phonics First®, a personalized consultation session provides effective support based on each teacher’s unique needs.

  • The teacher records and uploads a 20- to 30-minute video of a lesson being taught to students.
  • The Phonics First® Coach views the video and schedules a 20- to 30-minute phone consultation to provide guidance, feedback and support and to answer questions for the teacher.