4 types of word word to learn to spell words:
- morphology- walk, walks, walked, walker, walking.
- visual- the way a word is shaped and looks-HWF
- phonological- being able to hear the sounds within the word-str-ee-t.
- etymylogical- base words which usually come from arabic, latin and ancient greek. eg. mono.
Graham, Stephen. Teaching Writing Explicitly, Cengage, 2008.
Great activities for weekly spelling words.
Vowels- Short vowels with pictures and gestures-
the information was passed onto me from a Speechie and is great for hearing the vowel.