Istation, which offers individualized instruction for students Pre-K to 12, provides continuous progress monitoring for language arts and reading. All the books used in the program are original and lessons are fun and game-like. Once students are assessed to determine levels, they are given instruction in areas of need such as comprehension, phonics, and fluency. Istation can be integrated into any reading or language arts program and works well with all students, whether they are on grade level, behind in their skills, or need enrichment. The program includes Greek and Latin root words to better help students learn vocabulary and an abundance of cross-curricular elements.
You’ll want to take a look at the lessons that show students how to blend letters. In this section, there are excellent graphics depicting a student’s mouth and tongue forming blending sounds. Istation, priced at approximately $55 a student and available for site licensing, has many other excellent components, all combined into an engaging format.