Thursday, May 3, 2012
Our focus for spelling has now moved on from our essential words and on to spelling patterns. There are four groups, which are very fluid. The students move between the groups depending on what spelling pattern they need to work on. Our first whole class focus is on short and long vowel sounds - especially silent e. Here's a funny song about how silent e is a ninja! Plus another video about silent e - what changes when you add a silent e?