"Dash into reading is a parent friendly, simplistic approach to early reading instruction. The instruction is steeped in research-based principles and appropriately dependent on early childhood literacy development."
Very First Phonics Program
. Everything you need to start learning to read is right in this program--Open and Go!
. No need to even know the alphabet yet!
. Learn and teach reading through books and real stories - NO LESSON MANUALS
Lesson in Each Book
. 10 books with lessons included which build reading skills sequentially.
. Short lesson page in each book followed by a 10 page story
. Phonics practice page in each book keeps the program simple.
.Emphasis on learning to decode words
. Innovative "Blending Path" to teach children to blend sounds
. Dash the pony finger puppets to improve focus and retain information.
. "Parent Pack" with simple step-by-step instructions on how to teach your child
. Sticker chart in each book to track progress
. Full color, wholesome and classic illustrations that resonate with parent and child.
. Illustrations don't create the bad habit of "looking and guessing" instead of reading.
. Diversity is featured throughout the books