1:1 Background & Basics

 

Taster Video Content

  •  Start – Background of TRT
  •  2:50 – Basic concepts – differences between struggling and accomplished readers.
  •  6:30 – a different perspective on the same thing: 7 things an accomplished reader brings to the task.
  • 14:45 – conclusion and overview of materials

 

TRT~GO Course Contents

Lesson One – The Underpinnings of TRT – 46 minutes + exercise time
(Tricia talks quite a lot and you do a bit of figuring out.)

1:1 Free Taster – The Background & Basics of TRT – 18 minutes

1:2 6 Key Ingredients – “The Deal” and more – 10 minutes

1:3 Your Job – Talking them off ledges – 10 minutes

1:4 Sounds & Their Symbols – and why we don’t teach blends – 8 minutes + exercise time

Lesson 2 – Foundation Levels – Assessment & Short Words – 49 minutes

(From here on in, Tricia keeps talking, but there are also video clips so you can see what the lessons look like in action.)

2:1 Assessment – 16 minutes

2:2 Building with Charts – 17 minutes

2:3 Reading and Spelling Short Words – 16 minutes

Lesson 3 – Foundation Levels – Long Words – 52 minutes

3:1 Building with Puzzle Pieces – 26 minutes

3:2 Reading and Spelling Long Words – 10 minutes

3:3 Decodability & Reading Sentences – 16 minutes

Lesson 4 – Finishing Up Foundations – 70 minutes

4:1 sh/ch/th – 33 minutes

4:2 Split Vowels – 18 minutes

4:3 Rest of Foundations & Extra Support Lessons – 19 minutes

Lesson 5 – Advanced Levels – 54 minutes + exercise time

5:1 Look the Same ~ Sound Different – 17 minutes

5:2 Sound the Same ~ Look Different – 19 minutes

5:3 Advanced Puzzles & Rest of the Advanced Levels – 18 minutes + exercise time

Lesson 6 – Real Reading & Final Word – 27 (or 57) minutes

6:1 Getting the most out of real text – 21 minutes

6:2 Final Word – getting started with your first TRT student – 6 minutes

6:3 Optional – Jack’s First Lesson – unedited – 30 minutes