Learning Literacy Glossary
The formal language common in books and at school that students need to understand and communicate in academic disciplines.
The ability to read words correctly.
The ability to name letters and know their sounds.
The idea that letters and groups of letters match individual sounds in words.
The ability to understand what you hear.
The ability to quickly and correctly hear a sound, like in words, and make sense of it.
The ability to read a word correctly and instantly.
The research reported here is funded by awards to the National Center on Improving Literacy from the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, in partnership with the Office of Special Education Programs (Award #: S283D160003). The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not represent views of OESE, OSEP, or the U.S. Department of Education. Copyright © 2020 National Center on Improving Literacy. https://improvingliterarcy.org