The use of three-dimensional alphabet letters has many benefits. According to the Neuhaus Education Center in Houston, Texas, "Instant letter recognition...
Other educators state:
"In Idaho, we included the moveable alphabet letters as part of the materials distributed during our reading readiness academies offered to kindergarten teachers. The teachers were thrilled with the letters and have been using them to not only teach letter recognition but graphophonemic awareness as well. Young children may not have the manual dexterity to write words, but they can easily manipulate the plastic letters to spell."
Marybeth Flachbart, M.Ed.,C.A.L.T.
Idaho State Department of Education
"Our graduates are using the plastic letters and alphabet strips from Abecedarian in classrooms from Oklahoma to Virginia, Massachusetts to New Jersey. They are essential for our multisensory teaching."
Mary C. Hercus Rowe
Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills
Department of Curriculum and Teaching
Teachers College, Columbia University
New York, New York