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 […]
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Context Clues is a game that helps students develop the skill of finding clues within the other parts of the sentence.
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Word Shark helps students practice identifying parts of speech (like nouns, verbs, etc.). The player directs the shark to eat the fish with the words on their sides which match the target part of speech.
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Rocketship Reader is a game that helps students build words by putting together blends. Typically two letters are shown on the side of the rocketship, and the player needs to run the ship into an asteroid that has letters on it which correctly completes the word. Disclaimers: there are some correct answers […]
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Draw Conclusions is a game that helps students collect information and make meaning from hints or clues that imply greater significance. Disclaimer: this game requires Flash. Save
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Fool’s Gold is a game that helps students practice parts of speech, prepositional phrases, and suffixes. Players grab the gold from the mining carts which match the correct answer, and they drop the gold off in the designated area. Disclaimer: this game requires Flash.
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Ghosts in the Graveyard is a game where students practice identifying synonyms and antonyms. Disclaimer: this game requires Flash.
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Fact or Opinion is a game that helps students determine the difference between something that can be proven to be true or false, and something that is a belief that is based on an emotional feeling. Disclaimer: this game requires Flash.
Photo credit: roomrecess.com Analogies is a game that helps students practice finding the pattern between the compared words. It also helps to gauge reading comprehension. To play, the watering can is tipped over the flower with the correct answer in the middle. If the player is correct, the flower grows taller. If the answer is […]
Photo credit: Susan M. Barton Margie_sauter08 has created a Quizlet for Barton Rules-Level 3. There are also games for the Barton Reading & Spelling System for levels 2-6.