Learn how to read and teach beginning readers with phonics, the whole word method, vocabulary building (Greek Roots), spelling, grammar, the essential words, homophones, phonographs and one and two syllable words. Teacher Leonard C. Duncan teaches reading in his instructional reading guide 'A To Zoom' and in his other learning books. Duncan, a teacher for 37 years in Los Angeles with a Master's Degree in Education from Pepperdine University, teaches students, parents and other teachers how to master reading. The techniques used by Duncan have helped countless students, including his five daughters, achieve success in reading, school and their careers. He believes reading is an important skill to succeed in life. All of Duncan's reading books are illustrated by artist Holly Bigelow with beloved character Oly and timeless nursery rhymes. Shipping is FREE!