Starfall is an interactive, brightly-colored, fun and popular free preschool curriculum. It has been used by both our family and readers since 2002!
Here is a screenshot of the "Learn to Read" area of the Starfall website:
Click on a "book," such as Zac the Rat and the program reads a book to the child, sounding out, through audio, each word in the book.
Do you want to know exactly how Starfall teaches students how to read? Visit the Educators' Page for a full description of the teaching methods used.