Fluency and Phonics, Book 3 is a reading program that teaches reading in a different way. Unlike reading programs in which students struggle to sound out words, the program builds on students’ natural language abilities to develop word recognition and reading fluency in the context of interesting reading passages. Also the program includes phonics in the context of rhyming words from the reading passages.
Fluency and Phonics, Book 3 has eleven lessons with graded reading passages from grade 5 to grade 7 reading levels.
In each lesson, Fluency and Phonics, Book 3 includes phrase-cued reading, repeated reading, timed reading, and reading with expression all of which develop reading fluency.
The program method produces exceptional reading success for at-risk readers having one or more of the following reading characteristics:
Fluency and Phonics, Book 3 is also used to improve reading speed and fluency.