This post has tons of ideas and freebies for helping your struggling readers with phonics - everything from letter sounds to complex word families! Ideas are relevant for Kindergarten, first, or second grade readers.
Phonics on the Web - Great site for phonics rules and explanations! I found the rule for hard and soft g - and it's the same rule for c! My kids will be so glad I can give them an answer or at least know where to look. I miss Saxon sometimes!
Reading fluency and comprehension puzzles that make reading fluency fun - students read the short story and put the events in order - each set focuses on a specific phonics skill, this is CVCe long vowels