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Foundations C-D Complete Set

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A Complete Language Arts Program

Ages 5-8

For children who have completed Foundations B. Everything you need to add to continue to levels C and D of Foundations!

NEW SET! Now includes Miles and Jax Lessons!

Provide your students with a fun, multi-sensory experience learning to read and write that engages their senses, works naturally with their desire to wiggle and play, and lays a strong foundation for reading and writing success.

In addition to the Teacher's Manuals, Student Workbook, and Foundations Readers for levels C and D, this curriculum set includes Knitting Knights, used in Level C; Miles and Jax and Miles and Jax: Master Planners, new phonics-controlled new fiction readers for level C; and Spelling Rule Flash Cards, which are used in Foundations Level D.

Add in your reusable resources from the Foundations A-B Set and the children's literature used in D, and you are ready to continue Foundations!

What is Taught in Foundations C?

  • NEW! 8 bonus reading comprehension lessons in Foundations C, using the Miles and Jax readers!
  • 28 new multi-letter phonograms 
  • Master all 75 basic phonograms (including 47 taught in Foundations A and B)
  • 12 new spelling rules
  • Fun activities develop speed and accuracy
  • Practice reading multi-syllable words
  • Identify six reasons for a silent final E
  • Strengthen reading and spelling skills through spelling analysis
  • Read two-syllable words and practice strategies for reading three-syllable words
  • Learn the meaning of common affixes such as UN-, -ED, and -ING.
  • Develop comprehension strategies for non-fiction texts such as finding the main idea and identifying key words.
  • Read and follow simple instructions.
  • Read fiction and non-fiction readers with short paragraphs and multi-syllable words.

What is Taught in Foundations D?

    • Students read a book, a non-fiction reader, or a chapter from a children's chapter book in each lesson
    • 6 new spelling rules, including suffixing rules
    • 6 Advanced Phonograms
    • Fun activities develop speed and accuracy
    • Strengthen reading and spelling fluency through spelling analysis
    • Develop comprehension skills for reading fiction and non-fiction texts including inferencing, main idea, sequencing, identifying the elements of a story, and more
    • Practice drawing connections between texts
    • Beginning composition activities
    • Create posters, lists, summaries, letters, and books
    • Use morphemes to improve spelling and develop vocabulary

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    Recommended for

    • Ages 5 to 8 (after completing Foundations B)
    • As a phonics, reading, spelling, vocabulary and grammar curriculum for Grades 1-2 (after completing Foundations B)
    • As a complete language arts curriculum for grades 1-2 (after completing Foundations B)
    • Struggling readers
    • Students with dyslexia
    • Strong early readers ready to learn more about how written English works

    Prerequisites for Foundations C-D Set

    What is included?

    What else do I need to teach Foundations C and D?

    Required: reusable supplements from the Foundations A-B Complete Set
    Required: other items

    You will need the 13 children's books used in the Foundations D lessons. These may be purchased as a set or individually from Logic of English, or obtained from a library or bookseller of your choice.

    • Polar Opposites by Erik Brooks
    • Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik
    • Should I Share My Ice Cream? by Mo Willems
    • A Fish Out of Water by Helen Palmer
    • Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! by Grace Lin
    • Henry and Mudge: The First Book by Cynthia Rylant
    • Mr. Putter & Tabby Pour the Tea by Cynthia Rylant
    • Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel
    • Dodsworth in New York by Tim Egan
    • Upstairs Mouse, Downstairs Mole by Wong Herbert Yee
    • Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman (available in The Big Blue Book of Beginner Books)
    • Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman (available in The Big Blue Book of Beginner Books)
    • The Best Nest by P.D. Eastman (available in The Big Blue Book of Beginner Books)
    Recommended: optional supplements

    Ordering for multiple students?

    Each additional student will need:

    And, if not purchased previously for levels A and B:

    If teaching more than four students:

    • additional decks of Phonogram Game Cards (two contrasting decks per group of four students needed for most games)

    Handwriting Style

    • Foundations C and D Workbooks are printed in only ONE version. Student samples are in bookface, and students complete exercises in whatever handwriting style they have learned.
      • Lowercase letters are taught in Foundations A.
      • Uppercase letters are taught in Foundations B.
    • Students who need additional handwriting support should use the Copywork Supplement for Foundations C.

    For those new to Foundations

    Ordering Information

    • Both the Teacher’s Manuals and Student Workbooks are needed to teach Foundations.
    • All instructions for games are included in the Teacher's Manuals.
    • Please note that the Foundations C-D Complete Set no longer includes the Advanced Phonogram Flash Cards and Grammar Flash Cards. These optional items are recommended for level D, as they are helpful in certain lessons, but if you don't have them you can write the rule or phonogram you are introducing on a white board or index card.

    Product Details

    Set SKU: CFCDS7
    Set weight: 12.8 lbs.

    Teacher's Manuals

    • Hardbound
    • Full color
    • Level C: 284 pages
    • Level D: 344 pages
    • Updated C Teacher's Manual now includes eight bonus Miles and Jax lessons!
    • Updated D Teacher's Manual now lists standards for 2nd grade as well as for K and 1st

    Student Workbooks

    • High-quality paperback
    • Full color
    • Perforated pages for easy tear-out
    • Level C: 246 pages
    • Level D: 287 pages

    Foundations C Readers

    • 8 individually-bound readers
    • 10 pages each
    • Paperback
    • Full color

    Miles and Jax

    • 62 pages
    • 4 stories
    • Paperback
    • Full color

    Miles and Jax: Master Planners

    • 66 pages
    • 4 stories
    • Paperback
    • Full color

    Foundations D Readers

    • 8 individually-bound readers
    • 20 pages each
    • Paperback
    • Full color

    Knitting Knights: Beyond the Sounds of ABC

    • Hardcover
    • Full color
    • 58 pages

    Logic of English Cursive & Manuscript School Fonts © David Occhino Design.

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