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You will receive ten slideshows, one for each of the 10 word families included.
Project the slideshow onto any whiteboard. Students are guided through segmenting sounds, writing the letters, and checking their spelling with an example. This is for emergent writers who will benefit from stretching words to isolate and identify letter sounds.
Whenever we have 10 extra minutes in class, we practice spelling together!
Students write on whiteboards - there's no prep! This simple practice can drastically improve students' understanding of spelling strategies and confidence in making guesses while they spell. All you have to do is play the slideshow (about 10 minutes each to spell five words using the same spelling pattern).
You can see the list of units below.
You can see the full year bundle by clicking HERE.
This format is repetitive and predictable for students, so once they try the first few words, they will know what to expect and focus on the spelling patterns.
These skills are essential for emergent writers, and will help build confidence during writing tasks throughout the year.
You can see the full preview by clicking on the PREVIEW button above.
STEP 1: GET READY TO SPELL
Students will need a white board to write on.
Project the slideshow on any white board or wall.
The first slides will prompt students to FOCUS on the screen.
STEP 2: SPELL THE WORDS
The colorful slideshow will prompt students to identify a simple picture (ie. bus, cat, etc.), say the word SLOWLY to identify the sounds, and make their best GUESS at spelling the word.
STEP 3: SPELLING CHECK
The slideshow then reveals the correct spelling, one letter at a time, so students can SELF-EDIT their work.
STEP 4: REVIEW
After spelling 5 words together, there are two "drag and drop spelling" activities to review all the words. With student input, the teacher drags words or letters to match pictures.
Each word slideshow also includes a SENTENCE using that word, so more advanced writers can copy (or extend!) the sentence along with the focus word for an extra challenge. (See photos in the preview.)
WHOLE CLASS LESSONS: These slideshows are quick and easy for whole class practice during whole group instruction. Students sit at the carpet or at tables with a white board or paper - my students also like spelling with their fingers on each other's backs!
INTERVENTION LESSONS: Looking for some no-prep spelling intervention? It's perfect for individual or small group intervention. Using a laptop at your table, call students over for a quick spelling intervention lesson using white boards or paper. No prepping or copies to make - it's all there on your computer at a moment's notice.
I like to move the slideshow slides manually to control the timing and make sure everyone is ready.
It's also easy to play as a slideshow (ie: 5 seconds for each slide), which leaves you free to circulate and help students. I've included some simple picture instructions for how to make this work with just a few clicks!
You can also click the “record” button and save your slideshow as a movie! PowerPoint will record how many seconds you choose for each slide and save it as a video! You can also add sound effects. Simple instructions for all options are included!
Each unit contains between five and ten slideshows, each of which practice five words with the same spelling pattern.
The following skills packs are included in the full bundle:
A word list is included with each slideshow for reference.
This is a large download, so may take a few minutes. Each slideshow has 50 slides, and there are up to ten slideshows in each of the 8 units.
Please note: This is NOT designed for Interactive Whiteboards. These slideshows are Powerpoint files which are designed to be used on any laptop or computer with Power Point installed. Please ensure you have the correct programs to open and use them.
All of the pages can also be printed to write on for your assessment, review, or writing center. Just choose the pages you want and choose PRINT--> SELECTED PAGES.
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Individual units: $7.50
Full Year Bundle: 8 x $7.50 = $60
(20% Bundle Discount = $48.00)
Early Bird Pricing = $25.00 for all 8 units
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