Tag: reading

Do Adverbs Always End in -ly?

The majority of adverbs do end in ”ly” but it is not a set rule. There is more to consider than just the ending spellings of words to determine what meaning to apportion to them

Should You Teach Vowels Or Consonants First?

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

When Should Children Be Able to Read Silently?

At what age should children be able to read silently

Many readers begin to read with support around age five or six (grade 1 and grade 2). With a few years of practice, children will begin reading to themselves.

The Best Free Online Sentence Games

Sentence games are a successful way to introduce both the initial concepts of sentence construction to young learners, and then extending that learning with more complex structures

How to Make English Lessons More Fun

Fun English lessons

Making English lessons more enjoyable for students is beneficial on a number of levels. It can be achieved by introducing new and dynamic activities, considering their interests when planning

What Age Should You Start Teaching Phonics

Age to teach phonics

There is no magic age to begin teaching phonics, but you should begin fostering phonological awareness as early but at an appropriate time as possible.

How Can Phonics Help with Speech Development?

Phonological awareness is a spoken language skill. If this skill can be developed it will be strongly connected to early reading and writing abilities. As these abilities progress then so does the literacy levels of students. These skills includes listening, reading, writing and of course speaking.

20 Free Adjective Activities With Resources

There are multiple ways to teach adjectives to children. teachers and parents can use physical activities, worksheets and written activities, games and activities and spoken activities. The most effective way to teach is to use a diverse range of methods and resources and to adapt your teaching to your students.

How to Teach Action Verbs, Worksheets, games and Activities?

There are multiple ways to teach action verbs to children. teachers and parents can use physical activities, worksheets and written activities, games and activities and spoken activities. The most effective way to teach is to use a diverse range of methods and resources and to adapt your teaching to your students.

3 Free Online Christmas Games for Kindergarten and young Learners

3 Christmas games to play at home or in the classroom. We have a Christmas Rhyme, a Christmas Vocabulary matching game and a ”just for fun” Find the Christmas Hidden object game.