ElimuOutreach Smartphone learning can build basic language literacy skills. Literacy is assessed using the Letter Sound, Syllable Reading, Invented Word Reading, and Oral Reading Fluency.
How children learn to read:
Reading is a set of component skills that can and should be learned separately, once learned, those component skills should be integrated to perform tasks such as reading for entertainment, for answering a question, for engaging in a discussion with others, or for completing a work activity) with print or digital text.
The component skills are: (1) phonological awareness, (2) decoding, (3) word recognition, (4) vocabulary knowledge, (5) oral reading fluency, and (6) comprehension. Together, these components enable readers to make meaning from text.