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Do All Sentences Need an Object?

A sentence in English does not require an object to convey meaning and understanding. However, an object adds clarity and meaning to sentence structures

14 Tips For Your First Parent Teacher Conference – For Teachers

It is essential to effectively plan parent teacher conferences, especially if you lack experience. Considerations such as: Including positives, how to involve parents

12 of the Best Free Online Long Vowel Phonics Games.

Long vowel sounds can be a difficult skill for learners of English. There are varied spelling and pronunciation rules to be practiced learnt and consolidated. We have found online long vowel games that are used by teachers in classrooms daily. These include Magic E, Diphthong, vowel digraph and R controlled online vowel games.

14 of the Best Free Online Short Vowel Phonics Games.

Short vowel sounds can be a difficult skill for learners of English. There are spelling and pronunciation rules to be learnt and implemented. We have found online short vowel games that are used by teachers in classrooms daily. These include CVC, spelling, matching, listening, reading vowel games.

CVC Phonics Quiz

Hi all, We are just testing it to see if this is a good idea or not. All you have to do is listen to the word and press the correct word. We are just trialing this to see if it is useful to… Continue Reading “CVC Phonics Quiz”

10 of the best Free blends and digraph games online.

Consonant blends and Consonant digraphs can be tricky to teach. I am a teacher and have a collection of online games from this site, Kisi phonics and Education.com, Top Marks and more that teach and practice both these phonic rules. They include digraph sort and matching games and digraph sound recognition and are suitable for all ages.

Update: Teach your Monster to read App is free till Sept 22nd!!!

This is simply the best Phonics instruction app there is from Usbourne , and i make phonics apps! They usually make it free 2 times a year and this week is that time. They have made it free until September the 22nd and it… Continue Reading “Update: Teach your Monster to read App is free till Sept 22nd!!!”

Developing Reading Strategies for Struggling readers

How to help students gain as much as they can from reading lessons.

We need a word about online learning

what age to start guided reading

Not sure the last 6 month field test of online learning gave us the answers we were looking for, it certainly raised a lot of questions though.

Adult Education: Upskilling in the COVID Era

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused unprecedented upheaval across the world. Life as we know it has been brought to its knees as we scramble to find ways of restoring normality. While lockdown restrictions are easing up globally, there is no telling the full extent that the virus has had on the economy