Foundations of Reading Series

Foundations of Reading: Sound Walls - Train the Trainer

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Session Dates

Tuesday February 18, 2020 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Through the use of an instructional tool, such as a sound wall, students learn to organize words by place and manner of articulation of speech sounds. This training will provide participants with the knowledge base of the importance of articulation and pronunciation and the direct connection between phoneme and grapheme instruction at the K-2 level, while enabling the participants professional development skill set in order to deliver such content.

Participants will be able to:

  • List the features, place, and manner of articulation for consonant sounds.
  • List the features, place, and manner of articulation for vowel sounds.
  • Compare and contrast the features of a word wall to a sound wall.

Target Audience

Core classroom teachers, Special Educators, Reading Specialists, Speech and Language Pathologists, Literacy Coaches, English Learner Instructors, School Administrators, School Psychologists

Topics Covered: Literacy

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Sonia Delligatti


Pam Kastner