Spelling Strategy -Word attribute inquiry cards
TWO FOR THE PRICE OF ONE
Two sets of word inquiry resource cards for the price of one.
These cards can be used to help scaffold and develop understanding of how words work and what some our responsibilities and choices could be when we are reading or writing new words. No longer is spelling just about recall and lists, it is about developing understanding and problem solving skills to aid teachers in supporting the development of young communicators becoming proficient readers and writers.
Can be used in conjunction with ‘Words Their Way’ programme.
These cards include strategies that have learners inquiring into
- The sounds in a word
- Key spelling patterns
- Strategy reflection
- Connection between word meaning and spelling
- Contexts and use of words
- Links to other languages
- Links to learners own prior knowledge
- Identifying special features in a word
- Word function
- Spelling traps