Modern Curriculum Press PLAID Phonics
The teacher edition provides multi-modal teaching strategies for working with the various learning styles of students, some curriculum connections, phonemic awareness, as well as suggestions for ESL students. The units contain decoding exercises, a writing activity, a pull-out/takehome book, as well as a short story to increase comprehension skills. Phonics rules are clearly stated with follow-up activities for practice. This program requires minimal teacher preparation time and has worked well in multi-grade classrooms.