Scope and Sequence


CAPIT Reading
 is a Digital Phonics Curriculum teachers implement alongside their core ELA program. CAPIT covers all foundational reading skills explicitly and systematically.

CAPIT is competency-based, advancing learners in phonics as they demonstrate mastery and automaticity of all previous skills. CAPIT is one long Formative Assessment, evaluating students while collecting actionable data for teachers, principals, and districts leaders.

 

Level 1
TK

PRE-READING SKILLS

  • Students learn the sounds (phonemes) associated with the Lowercase and Uppercase letters

  • Phonemic Awareness (PA) exercises

  • Drills to practice fluency and automaticity

  • Students have full access to CAPIT Reading Level 2 (Kindergarten Program)

Level 2
Kindergarten

READING & WRITING

  • CVC blends (Consonant-Vowel-Consonant, e.g. cat, red, pig, hop, nut)

  • Consonant Clusters (VCC: and, ask, CVCC: camp, milk, CCVC: drip, skip, CCVCC: trust, print)

  • Punctuation marks (, . ? !)

  • Contractions (can’t, let’s)

  • Plurals (cats)

  • Possessive apostrophe (Matt’s cats)

  • Multisyllable words (e.g., picnic, tennis, dentist)

  • Digraphs and Diphthongs: ng, ch, sh, th /θ/, th /ð/, oo /u/, oo /ʊ/, ou, oi, aw, ee, ie, oe, ue, a_e /eɪ/, er, ar, or (gong, chick, ship, bath, this, moon, book, cloud, coin, saw, bee, pie, toe, rescue, cake, hammer, car, corn)

  • Letter formation of all Lowercase and Uppercase letters

  • Beginning Keyboarding skills

  • Capitalization of names, places, and the beginning of sentences

  • Spelling Tests

FLUENCY

  • Decodable Digital Books

  • Rereading exercises

VOCABULARY

  • Definitions & meaning

  • Sentence formation

COMPREHENSION

  • Exercises that promote listening comprehension

Level 3
First Grade

Coming soon…

READING & WRITING

  • Anglo-Saxon and Norman French spelling patterns

  • Schwas

  • Prefixes & Suffixes

  • Spelling tests

FLUENCY

  • Digital Books

  • Rereading exercises

VOCABULARY

  • Definitions & meaning

  • Sentence formation

  • Grammar & tense

COMPREHENSION

  • Exercises that promote listening comprehension

Level 4
Second Grade

Coming soon…

READING & WRITING

  • Latin and Greek spelling patterns

  • Prefixes & Suffixes

  • Spelling tests

FLUENCY

  • Digital Books

  • Rereading exercises

VOCABULARY

  • Definitions & meaning

  • Sentence formation

  • Grammar & tense

COMPREHENSION

  • Exercises that promote listening comprehension