Toughie Charts

Mr. Hardman from the Nevada Department of Education - Nevada Reading First office shares how to use a Toughie Chart in a classroom. A toughie chart is a system to provide quick opportunities to practice the individual skills that a teacher's class may need. A toughie chart can be use to practice a wide variety of phonics skills as well as other English Language Arts skills.

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Content Area

  • NVACS English Language Arts

Resource Type(s)

  • Miscellaneous


  • Kindergarten
  • 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • 4th Grade
  • 5th Grade


  • English Language Arts Pre-K
  • English Language Arts Kindergarten
  • English Language Arts 1
  • English Language Arts 2
  • English Language Arts 3
  • English Language Arts 4
  • English Language Arts 5

Standard(s)/Course Objective(s)

  • RF.K.3a - Demonstrate basic knowledge of one-to-one letter-sound correspondences by producing the primary or many of the most frequent sounds for each consonant.
  • RF.K.3c - Read common high-frequency words by sight (e.g., the, of, to, you, she, my, is, are, do, does).
  • RF.1.2d - Segment spoken single-syllable words into their complete sequence of individual sounds (phonemes).
  • RF.1.3g - Recognize and read grade-appropriate irregularly spelled words.
  • RF.2.3c - Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels.
  • RF.2.3d - Decode words with common prefixes and suffixes.
  • RF.2.3f - Recognize and read grade-appropriate irregularly spelled words.

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