It’s always so much fun listening and watching our young readers figure out those “longer” words. Many of our little ones are pretty solid decoding one-syllable words and are now ready to learn strategies for decoding multisyllabic words. So, really, what is a syllable? Simply put, a syllable is a unit of pronunciation containing a […]
Teaching word families is a great way to empower young readers to see that they can read lots of words. Having students build the words in each of the word families makes it a more meaningful way to create anchor charts that they will continue to use. Click to read about different ways to engage kids in learning to read and spell word family words.