Our proven Spectrum Phonics grade 3 workbook features 168 pages of age-appropriate activities for reinforcing vocabulary knowledge and reading comprehension. Recently updated to current national testing standards, including nonfiction activities and a revised sequence for smooth transitioning between skills. This workbook for children ages 8 to 9 emphasizes phonics and word study as building blocks in reading proficiency. Phonics skills include: *Blends *Digraphs *Base word endings *Affixes *Synonyms and antonyms *Dictionary skills Our best-selling Spectrum Phonics series features age-appropriate workbooks for Preschool to grade 6. Developed with the latest standards-based teaching methods that provide targeted practice in fundamentals to ensure successful learning!