Super C is the sixth Letter Line. But because of his importance in warding off reversals, he is given his own status as a Key Concept.
Super C lines are always Initial Lines. And theY are always backward and downward moving.
There are 5 upper case letters that are Super C. They include C G O S and Q.
There are 7 lower case letters that are Super C. These include: a c d g o q and s.
Super C is our superhero. As such, he comes packaged with a little extra drama. Whenever doing a Size Matters lesson, always ask a child to tell you what size a letter is first. But immediately afterwards (and only if the letter is a Super C), continue with…
“But not only….”
Those 3 words should cue students to respond enthusiastically and straight away with,
“It’s also a SUPER C!!!”