The standard calls for resolution target patterns
, each consisting of three black lines on a transparent background, with each line five times as long as it is wide.
Teacher-made decodable materials that were tied to the children's experiences were used to activate meaning and to expose the children to examples of words with the target pattern.
As they furnished frequent opportunities for the children to practice reading and writing target patterns, the teacher and university student instructors provided individualized levels of support in the small-group sessions.
To support the correct spelling of target patterns, the instructors exaggerated the use of key words within play routines, focusing attention on the phonological pattern before providing the children with opportunities to write the words.
Distractors on the item recognition tests differed from the target pattern by four cell values.
Distractor patterns were created from target patterns by changing the values of two, four or six cells, such that the total number of filled cells remained constant.
Computerized materials add variety to the presentation of target patterns and increase and enhance the limited number of decodable texts available in Spanish.
In addition, by incorporating target patterns or words to which children have already been exposed, the teacher can use the computerized programs to reinforce skills and strengthen automaticity and fluency of word recognition.
The digital books highlighted target patterns that the children read, and initially were supplemented by support from their teachers.
they can be made in one- or two-piece clamptype styles and incorporate a range of target patterns
In tableware, look for items with bold circles, discs and target patterns
Students are taught how to identify their own patterns, target patterns
for change, plan interventions and keep a record of results.