Reading Rockets: Phonological and Phonemic Awareness
This article does a great job of explaining why phonological and phonemic awareness is vital for your young reader and their reading development.
Several of my upcoming blogs will deal with activities that will provide you with opportunities to work on this area and I thought you might want to know why it is so important. The best part about this component of reading instruction is that it is so much fun and the kids love it. You will too!