Learn to Read Kindergarten

Can you remember back to the first time you read something all by yourself instead of your parents reading to you? When your child is four to six years old-or whenever he or she is ready to learn the building blocks of reading-Hooked on Phonics® Learn to Read Kindergarten makes it easy for you as a parent to play a role in helping your child become a confident reader. There are so many "firsts" at this time of a child's life, including getting used to going to school on his or her own! Here is a chance for you to be part of one of the most important learning processes-learning to read. Hooked on Phonics makes it easy for you and fun for your kids!


What's in the Box?

Learn to Read Kindergarten

Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Kindergarten is based on research, approved by the Children's Reading Foundation, and designed in conjunction with leading educators, renowned authors, and most importantly, parents. Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Kindergarten uses engaging phonics-based activities, music videos, and online games to help your child become a confident reader. Each unit concludes with a storybook specially written to support the skills children have learned so far in the program--and this is a book they can read to you proudly, on their own! Each lesson takes only about 20 minutes a day.

Tutorial - Easy to use, based on research, designed by teachers and parents. See how Learn to Read Kindergarten works.
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Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Kindergarten covers short vowels, simple plurals, and simple compound words. Learn to Read Kindergarten includes:

  • 12 original storybooks that feature an exciting range of beautifully illustrated stories
  • 2 storybooks by award-winning children's book authors and illustrators David Ezra Stein and Rosemary Wells
  • 2 workbooks that will guide you and your child through all of the lessons and many fun activities
  • 2 DVDs filled with music videos and fun introductions to each lesson, where letters come to life
  • Quick Start Guide
  • 2 sets of stickers to proudly display in the workbooks and celebrate reading success!

What's Online?

Now featuring an online Learn to Read experience
In addition to what's in the box, Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read Kindergarten now offers unique online components to deliver a rich, multisensory learning experience for your child. Each level of Learn to Read comes with a serial number that lets you sign up for free online content. Simply register, and you will be able to access online games, downloadable content, printables, and custom book recommendations. You will also be able to track your child's progress on his or her own personalized learning path.

Online Games
Simple and engaging online games designed specifically to reinforce the subject matter your child has just completed in the lesson.

Fun activity sheets you can download and print. Each activity is designed to reinforce the lesson your child has just completed.

Book Recommendations
Customized book recommendations specifically tailored to reinforce the unit your child has just completed. All are available for purchase on Amazon.com.

Want to See More?

Watch the video of "The Big Pig Song" and see how it reinforces the short i sound.
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Watch the Visual Phonics video and see how it teaches -ad words.
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