STEP 1: Kilos at Kanta Effective reading instruction begins with developing strong listening skills. Practice listening and saying the 28 Filipino alphabet sounds through the Awit ng Alpabasa action song.
STEP 2: Kaibigang Titik at Tunog Tune in to each sound through a song, scene, and story, then masterfully relate it to its small and capital print forms.
STEP 3: Bibong Bokabularyo Widen your child’s vocabulary while helping deepen his or her skills through fluency-building games and activities.
STEP 4: Letrang Karera Learn and remember the stroke sequence that makes up each letter in the Filipino alphabet through fun verses. Practice on road letters.
STEP 5: Pagpapantig Play with syllables–build them, break them, and switch them around! Appreciate the Filipino language one syllable at a time.
STEP 6: Sari-Saring Titik Mix and sort the letters, match small and capital print, invent silly-sounding words, or bring out the pictures for some spelling fun! Watch your word list grow as you learn more letters.
STEP 7: Salitang Pantulong Let’s get ready to read a story! Know the sight words and high frequency words that you will meet along the way.
STEP 8: Mga Kuwento ng Alpabasa Grab a book. Ready, get set, read!