One Minute Spelling Strategies

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Nessy has put together the following one minute spelling strategies to help people spell better:  Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Using Pictures – Learn how to use pictures to help with spelling.  Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Words Within Words – Learn to see the word pie in the word piece, as in a piece […]

Recommended Books

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Sharing interesting books is a great way to develop a joy of reading. Interesting plots, charismatic characters, and imaginative settings hook readers, as well as eventful adventures, unraveled mysteries, explored human dramas. Listening to books is also a great way for dyslexics to access stories. Here are some of my family’s favorites: Photo credit: Pinnacle […]

Making Homophones Less Scary

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 Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC This video from Nessy provides visual mnemonics to help students remember which version of their/there to use. I also remember that all three words start with the word “the”. This helps students keep from flipping the “e” and the “i” in the word their.   Photo credit: Teach Starter I […]