Stretch Spelling Perfectionists

Stretch Spelling Perfectionists

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Teach Spelling Principles, not Spelling Words

Teach Spelling Principles, not Spelling Words

With more elementary classrooms implementing a state-mandated 90-minute reading block, many teachers are grappling with how to appropriately integrate spelling. In Indiana, for example, the role of word study is outlined in the state’s Reading Framework, but...