How to Teach Spelling Words

How to Teach Spelling Words

Spelling is an important skill to master because it helps improve both reading and writing skills.  Building a strong spelling foundation requires explicit and direct instruction and not long random spelling lists that kids are required to memorize.  By teaching our...
Spelling with Letter Tiles in Orton-Gillingham

Spelling with Letter Tiles in Orton-Gillingham

When I teach with the Orton-Gillingham approach, I use a lot of letter tiles in our lessons.  Each spelling lesson becomes multisensory because the kids are using their visual, kinesthetic and auditory learning modalities.  On today’s post, I am going to share...