Phonics vs. Balanced Literacy: A Classroom Comparison
Want to know if a K-2 classroom is using explicit, systematic phonics or balanced literacy? This visual illustrates some of the main instructional differences between the two approaches to early reading.
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By Liana Loewus
Visualization: Vanessa Solis