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Chef vs Magician, Sh Sound Spelling ci, ti, si, Card Games

Pairing up the right lessons with card games has given my struggling readers and spellers a great advantage.

R-Controlled Uno Game

This is so much fun learning with a bossy R controlled uno game. Fun Uno Game It helps students with reading R-controlled words and they love playing it. Playing Cards are grouped by colors for similar spellings ar – or – ur – er – ir – ‘air’- ‘ear’ – ‘oar’ 15 different Homophones (including … Continue reading "R-Controlled Uno Game"

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Blue Tongue Spelling Tip CVCC Words

Think of a blue tongue to remind you how to correctly spell the word tongue. They both have the same /ue/ ending.

ch, wh, sh, Teaching Trick Digraphs

I have created some hints within the letter shapes to help remind the students of words that make the same digraph sound.

R-Controlled Clipcards Trigraphs

The five sounds of ear, air, oar, er, are, on these R Controlled clip cards. Dual-colored spelling clip cards can be found HERE. Teaching bossy r can be easy to explain until you get to the trigraphs. Then the rules are gone and some students struggle with reading and spelling the homophones like: stair and … Continue reading "R-Controlled Clipcards Trigraphs"