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Building Blocks of Literacy

Part of PA Comprehensive Literacy

Literacy is a critical foundation for all learning and serves as a “keystone” for opportunity and success. Ensuring student success requires much more than an effective literacy materials for reading and writing.  This learning path will focus on the key skills and components of literacy development every child needs to be successful.


This Learning Path consists of five sections:

  • Section 1: The Brain, Oral Language and Phonological Awareness
  • Section 2: The 4-Part Processing System: Phonological Awareness 
  • Section 3: Phonics, Orthography, and Fluency 
  • Section 4: Vocabulary and Comprehension 
  • Section 5: Action Plan & Wrap-Up