Posts Tagged ‘how to teach children to spell’

Learn to Read on National Family Literacy Day!

Helping children all over the world learn to read and write is Reading Kingdom’s passion.  Lingo and company love to celebrate education enthusiasts who advance children’s literacy skills and today, we’re excited to share National Family Literacy Day!  Here’s more about how today begins a month long celebration from the NCFL website: “Education advocates around the nation celebrate National Family…

Why learning how to spell is important

Nowadays, learning how to spell well is a neglected skill. Yet, learning how to spell is a crucial part of learning how to read!  One could say that accurate spelling is the handmaiden to accurate reading. When it is not there, reading suffers. Why? Because when children have to produce words with four or more letters they develop skills that…

How to Teach Kids Spelling

A lot of parents and educators struggle with how to teach kids spelling. It has long been known that the school spelling assignments of word lists are of little value to children. Kids often hate them and this can lead to endless fights between parents and children, as children refuse to do the homework. A good way to help teach…