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The Spelling Teacher's Handbook

The Spelling Teacher's Handbook

Author: Jo Phenix

Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited

ISBN: 9781551381381

Category: Education

Page: 74

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This book provides a mix of the basics of spelling along with workable classroom suggestions for making spelling instruction interesting, enjoyable and effective. This comprehensive approach to spelling in the elementary classroom offers a thorough exploration of the skills of spelling along with techniques for creating a climate for spelling learning. The Spelling Teacher's Handbook provides a wealth of support for all areas of spelling instruction. The book also includes tips for helping students with proofreading and encouraging them to use a dictionary. The time-tested strategies in this book will enable children to continue their spelling learning throughout their lives.

Early Spelling

Early Spelling

Author: Gunther Kress

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134678402

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 256

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In his latest book, Gunther Kress explores how children learn to spell in the context of current concerns about early literacy. Using numerous examples of children's writing and drawing, Kress looks at children as 'makers of meaning' and explores their earliest ventures into writing. Kress covers problems such as dyslexia within today's educational system. Technological aids on spelling and writing such as spell-checkers and the effects of the increasing visualization of communication (computer, TV, film) are also discussed.

Early Spelling

Early Spelling

Author: Gunther R. Kress

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415180651

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 264

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In his latest book, Gunther Kress explores how children learn to spell in the context of current concerns about early literacy, examining the effects of technological and cultural changes in society.

The Spelling Teacher's Book of Lists

The Spelling Teacher's Book of Lists

Author: Jo Phenix

Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited

ISBN: 9781551381671

Category: Education

Page: 130

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This revised collection of patterns and facts explains the tricks and tenets of the English language, as well as other aspects of etymology. It is based on a study of common errors that kids make, therefore making it easier for them to adopt correct language usage.