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.
Posters (available in two different fonts) that contain a short rhyme and small word lists to help pupils remember their long vowel sounds. also includes blank versions of the posters for pupils to add their own words to.
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
Different Types of Onomatopoeia What is onomatopoeia? It’s not only an incredibly hard word to spell, but it’s also a word that represents a sound. In English, words like “sizzle,” “hiss,” and “click” are examples of onomatopoeia. Onomatopoeia is a much more important part of Japanese than English; it’s used in everything from casual banter …
How to Use Technology to Make Vocabulary Words Memorable
How to use technology to make vocabulary words come alive. Google Drawing for laptops and Chromebooks as well as the PicCollage app for iPads are the two digital tools used to make vocabulary words come alive. Technology in the classroom