When I first started teaching, Spelling through Phonics by The McCrackens was absolutely one of the most valuable resources that I've come across. I'm on my second book because mine was falling apart. Now you might say that it's a bit outdated, but as a kindergarten teacher I simply follow the first grade lessons and adapt as needed. I follow their instructions for introducing and teaching letters and sounds. This book offers an extremely effective method for teaching phonics and there are no worksheets! I was looking it up for something else and was just shocked to find that it was available.
Here it is! It might change your life, for real-