Making Big Words: Multilevel, Hands-On Spelling and Phonics Activities

Making Big Words: Multilevel, Hands-On Spelling and Phonics Activities

by Patricia M. Cunningham, Dorothy P. Hall, Tom Heggie
     
 

This innovative book combines phonics and spelling in 150 hands-on activities that will challenge children as they learn new words and sort them by letter patterns, prefixes, suffixes, and big word parts. With each lesson, students use pre-selected letters to make 15-20 words, starting with short words and building up to longer words. They will also discover that

Overview

This innovative book combines phonics and spelling in 150 hands-on activities that will challenge children as they learn new words and sort them by letter patterns, prefixes, suffixes, and big word parts. With each lesson, students use pre-selected letters to make 15-20 words, starting with short words and building up to longer words. They will also discover that changing just one letter or the sequence of letters in a word can change its meaning. It also includes guidelines for creating lessons to suit your specific needs!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780866538077
Publisher:
Carson-Dellosa Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2001
Series:
Making Words Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
146
Sales rank:
752,290
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.34(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Pat Cunningham is a professor of education at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Pat has taught first grade, fourth grade, and remedial reading and has over 30 years of teaching experience. She is involved in staff development with teachers and administrators across the United States. Pat was inducted into the International Reading Association’s Reading Hall of Fame in 2002.

Dottie Hall is a former curriculum coordinator who has taught first, second, third, and fourth grades, and at the college level. Dottie is the director of the Four-Blocks® Center at Wake Forest University. She has over 30 years of teaching experience and is involved in staff development with teachers and administrators across the United States.

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