Word Wise is a research-based program of interactive instruction that teaches the immediate recognition of common word parts and These are the first five lessons of Word Wise, an innovative, effective program that has been proven to strengthen students' word attack and spelling skills. The method is based on both extensive research and the author's experience as a reading specialist working with struggling readers in grades 3 through 5. It will work best for students in grades 2 through 6.
The complete book, Word Wise, is for sale on this website. It contains 55 daily interactive lessons that will make it easy for your students to become competent, confident decoders and spellers. The book also provides details on how to how to develop a 30-week spelling program using the 120 most common word parts in the English language to teach spelling in a practical, vocabulary-building manner. When used in conjunction with the word attack lessons, the students' transfer of spelling knowledge to written work is astounding!
Use this program to make your students Word Wise!