Kids with dyslexia can have extra difficulty learning sight words. Some of these words don't follow standard spelling rules, so they're not decodable. Others appear so often that kids have to recognize them quickly to be fluent readers. These tips can make learning sight words easier.
English has a lot of commonly confused words. They either look alike, sound alike or, worst of all, look and sound alike but have completely different meanings. Other words look and sound different but are similar in meaning, and it’s hard to determine which is the correct one in a given context. Hopefully this list of commonly confused words will help you keep them straightened out. | Battle of the Commonly Misspelled or Misused Words from #YourDictionary
Word Wall Brick Factory is software which allows teachers and students to create decorative bricks for word walls. Give your bulletin boards a professional look by choosing from 32 brick types, 10 fonts and 16 font colors. Visit the computer lab and let your students create bricks displaying hard to spell words and subject matter vocabulary. Completed brick pages can either be printed or saved as jpeg images to be inserted into digital content. No copyright limitations! (PC & Mac) ($)
Sounding It Out - 52 FREE Activity Cards
Greyson has been working really hard at sounding out his words. He has all of his constants down, but still mixes up some of his vowels. I have been using a lot of different methods / games and activities to help him practice sounding out his his Three and Four letter words. We have been ...
FREE! Cellular Respiration Word Game Review. Cellular respiration is one of the hardest topics a biology teacher has to teach during their course. Its very abstract nature makes it particularly hard for many students to comprehend. TIP: Make the review into a game. Even high school students are more interested when the review is in a game or puzzle format.