My boys were lucky enough to have a few teachers who stepped out of the box and make sure they “got it”. We need more teachers like these. “If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn
Link to QPS or Quick Phonics Screener from a Texas school site. You'll see the order of subtests is in a logical order: letter ID, letter sounds, cvc words, cvc words with blends, cvce words, r controlled vowels, cvc with digraphs, vowel pairs, words with prefixes or suffixes, two syllable words, and multisyllabic words. The QPS suggests if a child misses 5 or more in a section, that's the skill needed.