Category: Phonics

How to teach Sight Words And What Are They?

HOW TO TEACH SIGHT WORDS AND WHAT ARE THEY_

Sight words, together with phonics provide the bedrock of children’s reading. Playing games with flash cards, online or in the classroom will allow students to practice and recognize these words by sight. This allows them to try independent reading as the majority Children’s literature is made of sight words.

How To Teach Writing To Left handed Students

HOW TO TEACH WRITING TO LEFT-HANDED STUDENTS

Teaching left-handed students to write can be achieved with a few adaptations. Using techniques like mirroring, paper positioning and grip training will help left-handed students develop writing skills. Resources specifically designed for left handers are also available like pens, binders and notebooks.

How to Prepare Your Child for A Kindergarten Interview

Kindergarten Interview tips

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WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COUNTABLE VS. UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS?

difference between countable and uncountable nouns

The most effective way to distinguish between a countable or uncountable noun is to check if it can be used in plural forms.

At What Age Can You Start Teaching Guided Reading

As a general rule guided reading focusses more on reading level than age of students, however there are certain phonics and decoding skills that students require before being able to tackle a guided reading leveled book.

Learning the Difference between Action Verbs and Linking Verbs

Action Verbs and Linking verbs difference

The difference between action verbs and linking verbs can be described as the difference between an action and a state.

Why do silent letters exist In English? (And Teaching Tips)

Why do silent letters exist in English

Sounds that enter English from these languages may not have a clear pronunciation in English. Often the letters that don’t fit in with English patterns are then, over time, turned into silent letters

The Best Free Online Action Verb Games

Best online action verbs games

One of the most effective ways of teaching action verbs if unable to use physical activities is to use some practice and consolidation online action verb games.

Do English Teachers Actually Read Essays?

Although the majority of teachers do read through their students work, there will be definite variation on how detailed this evaluation is

The Best Free Online Adjective Games

Best free Online Adjective games

One of the most effective ways of teaching in groups is to use some of the excellent practice and consolidation online adjective games