Spelling Strategies


Listed below are some strategies you can encourage your child to use when they are writing and want to write a word they are unsure of how to spell. 


Say it

Slide it

Hear it

Write it

Use Snap Words


Listen for little Words Inside

winter


Use Words You Know


art smart


out about



Write it part by part

cr

croc

croco

crocod

crocodile



Listen for syllables


Write sounds


Use a vowel  aeiou


Ask Yourself….Do I know a word that sounds the same?


big - pig                          town - crown


day - play