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Click on the link below to download a brochure showing all the literacy materials included in the Bookworm Program.

Pricing options

We have two pricing options available. You can choose to have access to the downloadable materials for one full year or you can choose the subscription option. This will give you access to all current and future content. The subscription can be cancelled at any time by emailing: [email protected].

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Program Overview

    • Getting Started

    • Program Instructional Guide

    • Literacy Materials for All Levels Table of Contents

  • 2

    New Learning Concepts: PowerPoints

    • PowerPoint Tutorial Video

    • 2023 Learning Letters - All letters of the alphabet, phonological awareness, handwriting, and basic heart words

    • 2023 Level 1 PP - Closed Syllables, Digraphs, Consonant Clusters, ay, ee, VCe, Suffixes: s, ing, ed, es, er, sentence level writing

    • 2023 Level 2 - Open Syllables, Closed Syllable Exceptions, Common Vowel Teams, VCCV/VCV/ VCCCV Division, -Cle, Schwa, Common Suffixes, Contractions

    • 2022 Level 3 - less common r-controlled syllables, advanced vowel teams, silent letters, suffixes -age, -able, -ment, -ness

    • 2022 Level 4 - Uncommon Vowel Teams, Consonant Variants, Advanced Suffixes, Accent Patterns, Prefixes

    • Common Latin Roots

  • 3

    New Learning Concepts: PDF Format

    • Learning Letters: Handwriting, Reading, and Spelling PDF 2023

    • Level 1 New Concepts PDF 2023

    • Level 2 New Concepts PDF 2022

    • Level 3 New Concepts PDF 2022

    • Level 4 New Concepts PDF 2022

    • Common Latin Roots PDF

  • 4

    Word Lists for Review by Level

    • Level 1 Review Lists

    • Level 2 Review Lists

    • Level 3 Review Lists

    • Level 4 Review Lists

  • 5

    Management Tools

    • Sequence of Skills

    • Lesson Plan and Template

    • Assessment Data Collection

    • Phonogram Chart

    • Heart Word Record Keeping Chart

    • Record Keeping Forms and Small Group/Whole Class Planning

  • 6


    • Phonics Decoding Assessment 2022

    • Spelling Phonetic Words Assessment

    • Irregular Words Assessment 2022

    • Phonological Awareness Screening Assessment

    • Primary Phonics Assessment (alternate assessment)

    • Reading Phonograms in Isolation

    • Progress Monitoring Assessments 2022

  • 7

    Phonogram Cards

    • Digital Phonogram Cards for Each Level

    • Printable Alphabet Cards

    • Printable Phonogram Cards for all Levels

    • Alphabet Video of Phonograms with Pictures

    • Video of Phonograms at Each Level

  • 8

    Digital Blending Drill

    • How to do the Digital Blending Drill

    • Digital Blending Drill

  • 9

    Posters & Teaching Tools

    • Instructional Posters

    • Paper Choices for Spelling

    • Irregularly Spelled Words (Heart Words)

    • Handwriting Charts

    • Concept Cards

    • Comprehension and Decoding Tools

  • 10

    Games and Activities

    • Spell and Swap Word Chaining

    • Word Sorting Templates

    • Phonological and Morphological Awareness

    • Games for Phonics

    • Games for Syllable Types

    • Games for Heart Words

  • 11

    Controlled Text

    • Learning Letters Stories with CVC words

    • Level 1 Decodable Text 2023

    • Level 2 Decodable Text 2022

Skills by Level

The following lists detail what specific concepts are covered at each levels.

  • Learning Letters - Letter names, sounds, and handwriting taught using multi-sensory techniques; some high frequency irregular words

  • Level 1: short a, i, possessives, ck, short o, FSZL, Suffix -s, sh, ch, th, u, ng, short e, wh, open syllables, ay, Suffix -ing, ee, -nk, initial blends, final blends, Suffix -ed /t/, -y as long i, all, wa, -tch, 3 letter clusters, silent e, e drop rule, compound words, Suffix -er (doer); many high frequency irregular words

  • Level 2: contractions, VCCV, -y (baby), Suffixes -ed (all sounds), or, ar, -er, -est, homophones, kind/old words, Common Long Vowels: oa, ai, ea, ow, igh, Schwa, Suffixes: es, en, ish, y, ly, ful, less, VCV, VCCCV, -VCe in 2nd syllable, er, ur, ir, Vowel Teams: ou, ow, oo, oi, oy, -Cle, soft c and g, ea (bread/steak), dge, au, aw; many high frequency irregular words

  • Level 3: R Controlled: Vrr, ear, wor, war, quar, Spelling Rules: 1-1-1, Y, Less Common Vowel Teams: ew, ue, oe, ie, ou (soup), ui, aught, ought, eigh, ey, ei, Silent Letters: kn, wr, mb, gu, gh, gn, ph, Suffixes/Final Syllables: -able, -age, -ment, -ness, -al, -ous, -tion, -sion, Double Suffixes, Prefixes: re, pre, un, dis, mis, pro, de, ex, /sh/ ci, ti, VV Syllable Division; some high frequency irregular words

  • Level 4: Uncommon Vowel Team eu, Sound Changers tu/du, i in multisyllabic words, VrV, i=/y/, Sounds of y, Endings: ture, sure, -ar, -or, -ent/ence, ant/ance, -cy, -ward, -on, -en, -on, -ain, -ine, -ite/ate/et, -ct, -ic, -ive, -ible, -ary, Accent Patterns, Prefixes: under, para, ab, per, trans, inter, mal, anti/counter/contra, en/em, Assimilated Prefixes: sub, con, ad, in, French and Greek Layers: ch, que, gue, combining forms, 2-1-1 Spelling Rule; some irregular words

  • Common Latin Roots: aud, cede/cess/ceed, dict, form, ject, miss/mit, ped/pod, tend/tend/tens, port, rupt, script/scrib, sist, spect, struct/stru, terr, tract, vis/vid, vit/viv, voc/vok

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