Mastering basic spelling helps children and adults excel at reading and writing, but parents and teachers continue to overlook this essential skill. Louise McPherson, a special education teacher with decades of experience helping people of all abilities and age levels succeed, provides strategies to assist youngsters and adults alike to improve their spelling skills in this workbook.
Working across all developmental levels, this handbook offers tools to help parents and teachers
- assist children and adults who are learning English as a second language;
- enhance reading, writing, and spelling skills as students work through learning activities;
- understand the role prefixes and suffixes play in language; and
- guide students through the basic sounds of English consonants and vowels.
Children and adults learning a second language can also benefit from fun activities that make it easier to bolster spelling, reading, and writing skills. Solve the mysteries of spelling and help those you care about hone their academic skills with Learning to Spell the Easy Way.