trugs Individual Stages


Further Information about trugs Individual Stages



CONSIDER the suggested reading ages:

Stages 1-5 Reading age 5-7 ½ years

“It is best to start a little lower than their reading ages to build confidence.”

Stage FocusStarting WithBuilding toPhonic
1tan sip patfax vet wigcvc
2spin slip frogstrap split snackccvc and cccvc
3went camp coststamp twist croftcvcc and ccvcc
4magnet sunset secondhundred prospect instructtwo-syllable words/closed
5arm her forstandard lobster cursor‘ar’ ‘or’ ‘er’ sounds

CONSIDER the suggested reading ages:

Stages 6-10 Reading age 7 ½-9 years

“It is best to start a little lower than their reading ages to build confidence.”

Stage FocusStarting WithBuilding toPhonic
6home vote finepurchase landscape tunefulsplit digraph
7soap rain seenspotlight approach statuevowel digraphs & trigraphs
8owl saw boyfountain trawler boilingalternative vowel digraphs
9bacon hotel pilotprogress climate detailtwo-syllable words/open
10hospital interest consideraccountant enormous appointmentthree-syllable words

CONSIDER the suggested reading ages:

Stages 11-15 Reading age 9-14 years

“It is best to start a little lower than their reading ages to build confidence.”

Stage FocusStarting WithBuilding toPhonic
11place city pencilconcentrate intercept circulatesoft ‘c’ sound after an i/e/y
12stage bridge gemnitrogen engagement generatesoft ‘g’ sound are an i/e/y
13table little candleprintable tentacles triangleconsonant-le
14development altogetherindependent disappointment automatic acceleratefour-syllable words
15station gracious junctionidentification atrociouselectrician ‘ti’ ‘ci’ ‘si’ at end of words