Spelling

8 Great Ways to Review Spelling Word Cards - From All About Spelling

8 Great Ways to Review Spelling Word Cards

Review is important, but just like any daily task, it can get boring at times. Increase the fun factor of Word Card review with these ideas.

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Avoiding the Big Pit - All About Learning Press

Avoiding the “Big Pit”

There will always be a huge chasm between your child’s current ability and the place you want him to be. We call this the “Big Pit.”

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9 Ways to Keep Reading and Spelling Lessons Motivating - All About Learning Press

9 Ways to Keep Reading and Spelling Lessons Motivating

These nine tips will help you keep your child’s reading and spelling lessons motivating—starting today!

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The “No Gaps” Approach to Reading and Spelling - All About Learning Press

The “No Gaps” Approach to Reading and Spelling

Most reading and spelling problems are caused by gaps in the curriculum. That’s why AAR and AAS teach with a “no gaps” approach.

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Encouraging Words - All About Learning Press

Encouraging Your Child

Using encouraging words may not always come naturally, but encouragement might be the key to your child’s success.

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Using All About Spelling with Older Students

Using All About Spelling with Older Students

Discover helpful strategies for customizing the All About Spelling program with teenage or adult students.

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Spelling - how much time should I spend? - All About Spelling

Spelling: how much time should I spend?

Discover the answer to one of our most frequently asked questions about the All About Spelling program.

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How to Handle Spelling Troublemakers - All About Spelling

How to Handle Spelling Troublemakers

Troublemakers are words that are especially challenging to spell. Here are four ways to help your child master troublemakers.

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Word Families: The Pros and Cons- All About Reading

Word Families: The Pros and Cons

Explore our “thinking approach” to word families and find out how this approach increases confidence in reading and spelling ability.

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Child writing on whiteboard

The Right Time to Start Spelling Instruction

What’s the right time to start All About Spelling? Here are some common scenarios and our recommendations.

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8 Great Ways to Review Reading Word Cards - All About Reading

11 Great Ways to Review Reading Word Cards

Daily review can be boring. If this is the case for your children, it may be time to turn up the fun during review time.

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How to Teach Contractions - All About Learning Press

How to Teach Contractions

Give your child a solid understanding of how contractions are formed and what they actually mean.

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