Today I was working with a student from the general ed first grade class. It was just me and him. He's a struggling student and we were working on a phonemic awareness activity.
"Cat," I said. "What sound do you hear at the beginning of c-c-c-at?"
He thought for a while, then answered: "C !!"
"You're right: "c" is the first letter in the word "cat". Can you think of the sound that the letter "c" makes?"
He thought some more, then said...
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