Using Elkonin Boxes

 

to Teach Phonemic Awareness

Objective: To explicitly help children to analyze the segmenting and blending of phonemes and to better understand the alphabetic principle in decoding and spelling.

 

Materials:

Procedure:

An example might look like the following:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Or if phonemes are repeated the example would look like this: