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Words Their Way for Parents, Tutors, and School Volunteers
Flexible and packed with invaluable teaching and learning aids, this is the ideal supplement to the highly popular Words Their Way®: Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction.
The book is designed with a flexible structure so that the chapters may be read in any order, allowing users to personalize their learning experience.
An overview of the five stages of development includes a reader-friendly checklist to direct parents, tutors, and school volunteers to the most appropriate chapters. (Chapter 1)
Chapter 2, Word Study Basics, shares what a developmental word study program looks like in the school setting, and includes step-by-step guidance for essential word study techniques for the classroom and at home.
Numerous helpful teaching and learning aids in each stage chapter ensure comprehension and application of the concepts. (Chs. 3-7)
Word Study With Parents, Tutors, and School Volunteers sections include fun and purposeful activities specific to the child or young person’s stage of development.
Let’s Talk About It sections present stage-specific descriptions of how to talk to children about words and how they work.
Sort Support sections include stage-specific descriptions of the phonics, orthography, and morphology that need to be acquired to be successful in each stage of development.
Authentic student writing and spelling samples are included in each chapter to give readers real examples that bring the concepts to life.
Frequently Asked Questions about Word Study and Literacy,Chapter 8, includes 26 common questions parents and teachers ask with succinct, direct responses from the authors.
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