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This summer, PBS LearningMedia turns the spotlight on our spectacular collection of resources supporting literacy skills development in grades PreK-12. Explore this NEW collection that features video, lesson plans, and interactive games from programs like MARTHA SPEAKS, Poetry Everywhere, The Electric Company, and Shakespeare Uncovered!

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Silent -e-


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Silent -e-

The goal for this resource group is silent -e-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 2809
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 220
Long Vowel Sounds


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Long Vowel Sounds

The goal for this resource group is long vowel sounds.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 1358
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 150
Shock Turntable Blends: -oke


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Shock Turntable Blends: -oke

The goal for this segment is word family -oke-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 322
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 95
Silouette Blends: ell


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Silouette Blends: ell

The goal for this segment is word family -ell-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 259
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 88
Shock Turntable Blends: -ame


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Shock Turntable Blends: -ame

The goal for this segment is word family -ame-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 304
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 101
Aliens: un


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Aliens: un

The goal for this segment is word family -un-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 385
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 93
Word Family -ight-


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Word Family -ight-

The goal for this resource group is word family -ight-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 715
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 116
Word Family -ug-


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Word Family -ug-

The goal for this resource group is word family -ug-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 390
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 81
Music Man: -th-


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Music Man: -th-

The goal for this segment is consonant digraph -th-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 779
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 137
Consonant Digraph -sh-


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Consonant Digraph -sh-

The goal for this resource group is consonant digraph -sh-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 820
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 142
Say What? -ch-


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Say What? -ch-

The goal for this game is consonant digraph -ch-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 469
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 139
Consonant Digraphs  -ph- & -gh-


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Consonant Digraphs -ph- & -gh-

The goals for this resource group are consonant digraphs -ph- and -gh-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 3824
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 125
Consonant Digraph -mb-


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Consonant Digraph -mb-

The goal for this resource group is consonant digraph -mb-.

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Views: 466
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 82
MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies in Action


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MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies in Action

In this video from the MARTHA SPEAKS mini-tutorial on vocabulary, teachers Weddy Youn and Joseph Cooke describe their success in using the cross-age literacy program, MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies.

  • Grades: K-1,4-5
  • Views: 694
  • Downloads: 48
  • Favorites: 53
MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies Up Close


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MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies Up Close

In this video from WFSU, staff and students describe how the MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies Program works and discuss the benefits of pairing younger and older students.

  • Grades: K-1,4-5
  • Views: 495
  • Downloads: 34
  • Favorites: 42
MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies Program Guide


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MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies Program Guide

This cross-age reading program, using MARTHA SPEAKS videos, is an innovative way for kindergarten and upper-level elementary students to increase their vocabulary, develop their self-esteem and social skills, and enhance their love of books and reading.

  • Grades: K-1,4-5
  • Views: 2661
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 131
Martha Speaks: "Paws and Effect" & "The Trouble with Teddy"


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Martha Speaks: "Paws and Effect" & "The Trouble with Teddy"

This episode features the segments “Paws and Effect” and “The Trouble with Teddy.” Martha is a dog who learned to talk by eating alphabet soup. These segments feature words about the environment, like "litter," "debris," and "recycling."

  • Grades: K-3
  • Views: 10
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 5
Martha Speaks: "Raiders of the Lost Art" & "Martha Says it with Flowers"


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Martha Speaks: "Raiders of the Lost Art" & "Martha Says it with Flowers"

This episode features the segments “Raiders of the Lost Art” and “Martha Says it with Flowers.” Martha is a talking dog who learns to speak by eating alphabet soup. These segments focus on words about correcting mistakes like considerate, incons. . .

  • Grades: K-3
  • Views: 1
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 6
Martha Speaks: "Martha Goes to School" & "T.D. and the Light Bulb of Doom"


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Martha Speaks: "Martha Goes to School" & "T.D. and the Light Bulb of Doom"

This episode features the segments “Martha Goes to School” and “T.D. and the Light Bulb of Doom.” Martha is a talking dog who learns to speak by eating alphabet soup. These segments focus on words about school, like "subject," "biography," "repo. . .

  • Grades: K-3
  • Views: 5
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 5
Martha Speaks: "Alice Twinkle Toes" & "Martha Fails the Course"


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Martha Speaks: "Alice Twinkle Toes" & "Martha Fails the Course"

This episode features the segments “Alice Twinkle Toes” and “Martha Fails the Course.” Martha is a talking dog who learns to speak by eating alphabet soup. These segments focus on words about movement like graceful, smooth, agile, and clumsy.

  • Grades: K-3
  • Views: 1
  • Downloads: 0
  • Favorites: 5