Features and Benefits

Words Their Way: Word Study in Action is the classroom companion to the popular Words Their Way resource book by Merrill Publishing. All the materials you need to implement and create sorts are provided in a ready-to-use format including picture and word cards, sorting grids and game boards. Reading materials that correspond to each sort are also available. Words Their Way also helps to:

  • Make teaching preparation easier with proven, research-based materials.
  • Help you meet Reading First and NCLB requirements.
  • Develops phonics, phonemic awareness, vocabulary, and spelling in just 15-20 minutes a day.
  • Deliver a balanced, hands-on approach to phonics and word study.
  • Meshes seamlessly with DRA and Guided Reading.