Reading/Writing Complex Rhymes: Rhymes with More than One Spelling Pattern by Patricia M. Cunningham, Dorothy P. Hall
These books help teachers use the popular Reading or Writing Rhymes strategy from Month-by-Month Phonics to give students practice in using spelling patterns to decode and spell hundreds of words. Reproducible lesson pages for 40 spelling patterns, interactive transparencies for all 40 lessons, and color-coded, 50 onset or beginning letter cards for single consonants, blends, and digraphs are included.
Pat Cunningham is a professor of education at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Pat has taught first grade, fourth grade, and remedial reading and has over 30 years of teaching experience. She is involved in staff development with teachers and administrators across the United States. Pat was inducted into the International Reading Association’s Reading Hall of Fame in 2002.
Dottie Hall is a former curriculum coordinator who has taught first, second, third, and fourth grades, and at the college level. Dottie is the director of the Four-Blocks Center at Wake Forest University. She has over 30 years of teaching experience and is involved with staff development with teachers and administrators across the United States.