FERNALD METHOD By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 A reading approach based on several senses being used at the same time. It uses hearing, tracing, seeing and writing and teaches entire words. FERNALD METHOD: "The Fernald method of reading was defined by Grace Fernald." Related Psychology Terms WHOLE-WORD METHOD DYSLEXIA AUDITORY TRAINING BASIC SKILLS ARP TESTS VERBAL MASOCHISM VISUAL DYSLEXIA WRITER'S BLOCK VERBAL BEHAVIOR ORALISM Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FERNALD METHOD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fernald-method/ (accessed December 3, 2019).