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Words in Words (Spelling)
A fun visual spelling game to search for words within words, where you can choose to do visual word recognition or allow unjoined letter use (anagrams). Great for selecting a large word and letting students work independently or for the competitive, you can have teams work to get the most words or create a timed challenge for teams or individuals.Discuss Idea
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Guess the Words (Spelling)
A great game to improve spelling which involves riddles to challenge the learners mind to guess a focus word based on clues provided.Discuss Idea
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Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check (Whole Class) - Improve Spelling Fast!
A simple spelling game using look,cover, write, check strategy. It helps children use a visual and auditory strategy for spelling.Discuss Idea
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Right and Wrong. - Select the correct spelling.
(Spelling) This game will help your students look at a variety of spellings and think about the correct spelling. It also offers you an opportunity to address common misconceptions in spelling.Discuss Idea
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What's the word?
This game helps students who struggle with spelling make progress, by giving them visual scaffolding they can solve by thinking about it.Discuss Idea
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Create a superhero activity - character description
To create a character, learn about character description. Batman needs help. He’s battling this new super villain and he needs someone to create a new superhero (don't tell anyone if it's you).Discuss Idea
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Which witch? Spelling the right word
This is a game to tackle common muddled words in the student's writing. Minimum required: Writing materials.Discuss Idea
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Just a minute (Kids)
The object of the game is for students to talk for sixty seconds on a given subject, "without repetition, hesitation or deviation"
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Guess the word rules (spelling)
This activity will help the learner spell words by thinking about rules and conventions in a fun way. While you can use rules to help establish prefix and suffixes you must remember that there are exceptions. This activity works best if you allow the learner to discover the rule rather than tell them. See the attached resource for a list of prefixes and suffixes.Discuss Idea
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By listening carefully to how a word sounds we are (mostly) able to work out similar words we can spell and therefore how to spell the word we want.Discuss Idea
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Word Grids (spelling)
In this activity you will use a grid with letters inside to encourage the learner to think about spelling. Generally best if you have a vowel in the middle if you wish to play the Normal level. The vowel can be anywhere if you are playing easier. Making spelling fun.Discuss Idea