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CompuRead Level 1 – Stories 1-12

Level 1 is part of a Series of 6 Levels and is a Complete Reading Course for the Learning Disabled or Dyslexic Child
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Video: 9h 21m
Language: English
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The CompuRead Multisensory Reading Program is a series of seven courses. Level 1, is the basics of the reading process and teaches all the letters of the English alphabet, how they are written, what they sound like, how they’re used in making words and sentences and a host of other aspects needed for the young student.
Level 1 is for the preschool and kindergarten child and teaches all the needed reading and writing skills for a successful entrance into kindergarten. This level has 12 stories, each with three modules broken down into easily managed sections a parent and child can study.
Each module has its own video and instructions to successfully accomplish the activities leading to fluent reading and writing.
Module 1 – (Steps 1-3) introduces the child to the background of the story. This provides needed information leading up to the story and helps the child to more fully understand what the story is all about.
Module 2 – (Steps 4-6) takes a deep dive into the many reading activities needed to become a successful reader; phonics, writing, spelling, vocabulary and speaking.
Module 3 – (Steps 7-9) works with Science, Story Mapping and activities to be accomplished in the home with parents and siblings.
All CompuRead levels and modules are highly organized and systematic in its presentation of needed reading skills. It provides a daily framework for your child or student to follow.
CompuRead was written by teachers that specialize in reading education for the learning disabled and dyslexic learner. They have over 75 years of combined reading education and have taught in home schools and in public and private classrooms.
All 68 stories have a Main Idea or Value Theme designed to instill into a child quality individual personal characteristics, such as:
•being kind while training my pet
•taking responsibility for my actions
•helping others
•using common sense reasoning
•preparing for the unexpected
•keeping promises
•appreciation of parents
•watching out for family members
•plus many other themes needed in today’s society
All levels consists of nine defined learning steps within each story. Those steps are:
•Main Idea or Value Theme. The Value Theme provides a character value needed by all students.
•Prestory and Background. It’s a proven education concept that having a background to draw upon for the young reader, provides a foundation for what will be learned later in the lesson.
•Listening to the Story Narrated Without Interruption. This is the narration of the structured story and the main section of each story lesson and it’s always followed with many activities for the student to enhance the learning to read process.
•Phonics, Writing and Spelling which includes phonological awareness. This is critical for the young learner to master the sounds and blends of letters and learning how words are woven together in the writing process. Proper spelling is highly emphasized.
•Fiction/Nonfiction Writing. Many opportunities are presented throughout CompuRead for the student to express what is being learned through the written word.
•Vocabulary and Expressive Speaking which includes three levels of comprehension; literal, inference, and critical. Having an excellent command of vocabulary and being able to express it effectively is an indicator of outstanding future success.
•Science Background. Designed for the young mind and to enhance the knowledge of the story’s subject, we provide further content to expand the student’s learning experience.
•Story Mapping. A fun and challenging way for a student to learn about the process of writing and how a story is actually put together, and…
•Home Fun. There’s all kinds of activities that can be done at home, with parents or siblings that can enhance the learning to read process.

You will learn

✓ Learn the all phonetic elements of the English Language
✓ Learn how to become a fluent reader
✓ Learn Reading Comprehension Skills of; Literal, Inference, Critical
✓ Learn Picture Comprehension Skills of; Observation, Obvious Clues, Description or Translation, Unobvious Clues


• The suggested student background would be to have an understanding of basic understanding of English and the ability to follow simple directions. If the student is just entering kindergarten, Compu
• Read recommends to begin with the How to Prepare Your Child Successfully for Kindergarten.

This course is for

• Beginning students starting out in the learning to read process.
• Parents seeking a highly effective reading method to teach a young to read fluently read.
• Student struggling in learning to read due to a learning disability, such as dyslexia.
• The gifted dyslexic child struggling in learning to read.

How much does the CompuRead Level 1 - Stories 1-12 course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $12.99. And currently there is a 85% discount on the original price of the course, which was $84.99. So you save $72 if you enroll the course now.

Does the CompuRead Level 1 - Stories 1-12 course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, CompuRead Level 1 – Stories 1-12 has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the CompuRead Level 1 - Stories 1-12 course, but there is a $72 discount from the original price ($84.99). So the current price is just $12.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Scott D Turner a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Scott D Turner has created 10 courses that got reviews which are generally positive. Scott D Turner has taught 324 students and received a — average review out of reviews. Depending on the information available, Scott D Turner is a TRUSTED instructor.
Business Writer and Instructional Program Designer
Scott began working with the CompuRead program and designed all their printed and digital materials including five technical education manuals, 156 handwriting videos, over 300 worksheets and reading charts and voice narration of over 6,000 slides and pages.

He graduated from Brigham Young University in 1980 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and pursued his Masters degree at Central Missouri State University. He is also an AWAI certified B2B direct response copywriter.

He recently retired from Army active duty where he had a highly successful 16 year career in Public Affairs working with several PA units across the U.S. in their daily training and operations.

Scott was selected several times for global Public Affairs missions for his leadership abilities and technical expertise in the photographic news gathering fields using still and video production.

He has closely worked with both authors of the CompuRead program since 1985 and has been instrumental in the development of the entire CompuRead program.

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