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Get Them Reading Early With
Kindergarten Phonics


McRuffy SE editions are available only, directly, from McRuffy Press.

Teach a child to read and a whole world of adventure opens up for them. At McRuffy Press it is our honor to help youngsters discover a love of reading. Our kindergarten phonics and reading curriculum products are meant build a solid foundation so students can excel.

Kindergarten Phonics And Reading Curriculum With Spelling And Handwriting

SE (Special Edition) The new Kindergarten Special Edition (SE) Phonics and Reading program is more comprehensive than the original black and white curriculum for teaching kindergarten phonics. It features new lesson plans, new color workbooks, and a resource pack full of fun and useful materials. This edition, which is ideal for home school programs and traditional classrooms is available exclusively from McRuffy Press with a special introductory price. Great program - Great Value!

Transition package now available!

The kindergarten phonics transition package is simply the second half of the full Kindergarten SE Curriculum. This includes lessons 91 to 175 and the supporting material. This option is provided for children who have a good grasp of such kindergarten phonics concepts as short vowel words, but need additional instruction with long vowel words in order to begin the McRuffy First Grade SE Phonics and Reading program. Lessons 91 to 110 review and reinforce short vowel word skills. Students start learning long vowel words in lesson 111 beginning with long a.

If you have purchased, or are purchasing, the full kindergarten phonics curriculum you do not need to purchase the transition package. All items in this package are included in the full Kindergarten SE version.

Kindergarten SE Phonics and Reading Curriculum:

The kindergarten phonics materials in this package include:

  • The SE Teacher's Manual includes daily lesson plans and reference material, making it ideal for home school programs and classroom phonics. The lesson plans are easy to follow with light scripting, thumbnail sketches of workbook pages, reduced-size pictures from the reading books with story text to allow you to follow along. See sample lesson plans.

  • Two SE Workbooks (now with laminated covers) provide over 175 colorful worksheets, including phonics activities. Activities cover spelling, phonics, reading comprehension, and weekly assessments. . See sample workbook pages.

  • Ten First Step Color Readers are four-page books that give the child an easy and early experience in reading a book.
  • Twenty McRuffy Readers range from 8 to 15 pages. These humorous stories reinforce the weekly kindergarten phonics concepts. All books are printed in color with cardstock covers. See sample book.


Ten Color Kindergarten Frst Step Readers


  • The SE Resource Pack contains flashcards for additional practice and game playing. Over 360 flashcards are printed 24 cards to a sheet and require cutting. The colorful short and long vowel charts are now laminated in the SE version. See sample Resource Pack.

  • We haven't forgotten those children who like to color. Three new items are in the SE Resource Pack.
    1. The puppet cut-outs feature characters from the stories that can be colored and made into stick puppets for creative story-telling. This activity reinforces kindergarten phonics by making lessons more fun and hands on.
    2. Ruff's Pre-Writing Flip and Draw provides numerous tracing and coloring activities on reproducible pages, or use the unique flip out page and dry-erase markers (Markers are not included.)
    3. Coloring sheet copy master for each story.
  • Now included in the Resource Pack is the SE Games Pack. Game titles are: Wiggle Worm, Reading Baseball, Ruff's Lunch, Go Bananas!, and The Fish Pond. These feature laminated game boards, game pieces, and game cards
  • Handwriting assignments are included in the Teacher's Manual to round out kindergarten phonics. Check out the optional Kindergarten McRuffy Handwriting books which provide additional tracing and practice exercises.

Kindergarten PDF samples to view and print.

Are you past short vowels, but need to teach long vowels
to get ready for First Grade?
See the transition package now available.

Special Introductory Price:

Kindergarten SE Phonics and Reading Curriculum ...$129.95
(Includes SE Teacher's Manual, 2 Colorful Workbooks, 10 Color First Step Readers, 20 Color Readers, and the Resource Pack.)


Kindergarten Handwriting
:

View samples of the Kindergarten McRuffy Handwriting books which are sold separately.
 

Kindergarten SE Traditional Handwriting...$21.95

 

Kindergarten SE Modern Handwriting...$21.95

 

Kindergarten SE Cursive Handwriting...$21.95


Individual Materials:

K SE Phonics and Reading Teacher's Manual ...$40.00

K SE Phonics and Reading Workbook 1 ...$19.95

K SE Phonics and Reading Workbook 2 ...$19.95

K SE Phonics First Step Readers Color (10 books) ...$10.00

K SE Phonics Readers Color (20 books)...$40.00

K SE Phonics Resource Pack...$45.00

Kindergarten McRuffy Handwriting books are sold separately.

Transition package option is now available!

The transition package is simply the second half of the full Kindergarten SE Curriculum and builds on the kindergarten phonics taught.

This option is provided for children who have a good grasp of short vowel words, but need additional instruction with long vowel words in order to begin the McRuffy First Grade SE Phonics and Reading program with a solid mastery of kindergarten phonics.

  • The transition package includes lessons 91 to 175 and the supporting material.

    1. Lessons 91 to 110 will review and reinforce short vowel word skills.

    2. Students will start learning long vowel words in lesson 111 beginning with long a.

(If you have purchased, or are purchasing, the full kindergarten phonics curriculum you do not need to purchase the transition package. All items in this package are included in the full Kindergarten SE version.)

Transition package :

Kindergarten SE Phonicsand Reading Transition Package ...$65.00
(This includes all of the materials used in the Second half of the Kindergarten SE Phonics and Reading Curriculum only.)

Transition Handwriting books sold separately:

K Transition - Traditional Handwriting...$11.00

K Transition - Modern Handwriting...$11.00

K Transition - Cursive Handwriting...$11.00

More Stories for Beginning Readers:

Pond Pals (Ruff's Readers Vol 1)

The original McRuffy Readers are now available in a brand new collection. Pond Pals is a collection of six stories. Children will read about the adventures of Sam the fish and his friends, Gus the frog and Sal the salamander. Children will also read about Ruff the dog, Tuff the cat, and Violet the flower. Each story features large, friendly print and delightful black and white illustrations.

The stories emphasize reading vocabulary for students at the early stages of learning to read. At the beginning of each story is a word list. The reading vocabulary progresses between stories to review and build reading skills as well as providing enjoyable material for young children to read.

Pond Pals (Ruff's Readers Vol 1)......$7.95


Adventures with Ruff (Ruff's Readers Vol 2)

The original McRuffy Readers are now available in a brand new collection. Adventures with Ruff is a collection of six stories. The stories tell the exciting adventures of Ruff the dog and his friends, Tuff the cat, and Violet the flower. Children will read about a big race, a mouse hunt, and an egg rescue by Ruff the dog. Each story features large, friendly print and delightful black and white illustrations.

The stories emphasize reading vocabulary for students at the early stages of learning to read. At the beginning of each story is a word list. The reading vocabulary progresses between stories to review and build reading skills as well as providing enjoyable material for young children to read.

Adventures with Ruff (Ruff's Readers Vol 2)......$7.95

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Black & White - Kindergarten (©1993) Phonics and Reading Curriculum: 

Discontinued in 2013.

This older version of the kindergarten phonics and reading curriculum includes such features as:

  • The Teacher's Manual includes daily lesson plans and reference material for overseeing kindergarten phonics lessons.
  • Two workbooks that provide a total of 175 activities.
Kindergarten Phonics and Reading  Teacher's Manual and Workbooks

  • Flashcards are included for additional practice and game playing. Over 360 flashcards are printed 24 cards to a sheet and require cutting. Additional items in the packet include colorful vowel charts, handwriting charts, and other resources.

Flashcards and Posters

Our current SE edition (2007) offers the best value, and the latest, most thorough curriculum kits.

The black and white, Kindergarten Phonics Curriculum (©1993) is
no longer available as a kit
through McRuffy Press.

However, individual replacement materials for the older black and white curriculum are available for a limited time.

Available for a limited time.

Replacement Materials (©1993):

K Phonics Workbook 1 ...$19.95

K Phonics Workbook 2 ...$19.95

K Phonics Flashcard Packet...$15.00

 


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