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COGNATE EXAMPLES - English/Spanish Assists

ADVANTAGES

LANGUAGE WISE – FAMILIAR OBJECTS POSSIBLE
2ND LANGUAGE SMART - EXPANDED KNOWN CHOICES
SUPPORTIVE - FEWER ERRORS – CONFIDENCE ENHANCED
FIRM TIME LIMITS - GRADE LEVEL POTENTIAL WITHOUT EXTENSIONS
A is for ANIMALS/animals A is for AIRPLANE/avion
B is for BICYCLE / bicicleta B is for BOAT/barco
C is for CAR/coche C is for CAMERA/camera
Opening the door to reading can be a
wonderful experience all children should enjoy.

ABOUT COGNATES

Cognates are invaluable phonics stepping stones.

Cognates, such as CAR/coche, have the SAME FIRST LETTER in both English and Spanish.

Cognates

Beginning letter sounds are easy to recognize in Leisy’s PAN-AM STARTER KIT illustrations.

cognates samples
ADVANTAGES:
•  No downtime
•  Instant recall
•  "Feel good setting"
•  Drill time minimized
•  Learn sight words:
BED
•  No guessing
•  Builds self-confidence
OUTCOMES:
•  Familiar names easy to recall:
   
Pedro / Peter
•  Keeps up with their peers.
No catch-up!
•  Ready to move on
•  Jump starts the ABCs
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