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 […]

Rocketship Reader

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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 […]