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Beginning Phonics Patterns

What is beginning phonics? Phonics patterns that include the primary decoding skills needed early in reading development

New to phonics? Start with our step-by-step skill explainer on letter names and sounds.

Looking for teaching materials? Explore our sound-letter correspondence resources.

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