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.
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.
One of the most effective ways of teaching in groups is to use some of the excellent practice and consolidation online adjective games
Effective online Syllable games use both syllable recognition and construction exercises allowing students to consolidate these skills.
One of the most effective ways of teaching in groups is to use some of the excellent practice and consolidation online prepositions games that there are free on the internet.
An English digraph consists of a pair of letters that placed together make a single sound or phoneme. In English there are both vowel and consonant digraphs.
Y can be a consonant predominantly when it is found at the beginning or onset of a word or syllable. Words such as /yes/, /yellow/, /lawyer/ and /kayak/
An effective strategy to teach children to read long words in English is to teach a variety of reading skills. Segmentation of words, phonics, awareness of prefixes and suffixes
Spelling tests should be about more than rote memorization. You can test a student’s ability to spell through specific activities and authentic sources.
It is not recommended to teach vowel and consonant sounds in isolation. Many phonics instruction methods introduce a mix of common vowel and consonant sounds