Games to Practice Silent e Words

Games to Practice Silent e Words

Phonics Cards Games By Megan Starnes Whether you call it ‘Magic’ e or ‘Bossy e’, here are few card games to help your students practice reading words with long-vowels and silent e. All of the activities can be played after preparing the cards...
Letter Sounds for Struggling Students

Letter Sounds for Struggling Students

5 Easy Letter-Sound Activities Struggling Students By Megan Starnes When a student struggles to master their letter sounds, it just means they need more practice! This doesn’t have to be a daunting task for the teacher or the student. Below are five simple...
Sound Wall Cards

Sound Wall Cards

Sound-Spelling Wall Cards “Don’t worry about spelling, just write.” This is what I used to tell students when they asked me how to spell a word. This is what I was told to relay to students because according to the experts, correcting a student’s spelling errors would...
How to Teach Reading

How to Teach Reading

How to Teach Struggling Readers Whether you are teaching a beginning or struggling reader, start here. Teach one vowel and a few consonants at a time. I start with a, s, m, t and c. Once students have memorized the sounds for these letters we start blending two and...