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by Judy
Wed Oct 26, 2005 2:33 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Decodable books for older children
Replies: 9
Views: 1360

Decodable books for older children

Please can anyone suggest any decodable books for KS2 children (8-10 yrs old) who know the Basic Code pretty well but need exposure to specific spelling variations in which they are weak?

Thanks

Judy
by Judy
Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:08 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: How to encourage sounding out?
Replies: 7
Views: 1366

I'm having that problem too with some of the children I teach one-to-one. So I've started focusing more on writing/spelling than reading, getting them to say the sounds out loud as they write. I read somewhere that if they are very resistant to do that, you should say the sounds for them so that's w...
by Judy
Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:00 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Phonics4parents link on NGFL
Replies: 2
Views: 899

It's not you or your computer! I think it's one of th emost horrendously designed websites I've ever come across! It either flashes about or opens at snail's pace - and when you finally get there, it's not clear what you're supposed to do - or maybe that's me! But definitely not designed to capture ...