Around the World in 40 Words-Week 2

Picture1Our children have been working hard towards their spelling challenge. In today’s assembly we have shared 2 tips for helping to learn words the children find tricky to remember.

Create an Acrostic

This can be much easier to remember than the word itself!

Because: Big Elephants Can Always Understand Small Elephants

Ocean: Only Cats’ Eyes Are Narrow

Rhythm: Rhythm Helps Your Two Hips Move

Necessary: Never Eat Chips Eat Salad Sandwiches And Raspberry Yoghurt

Highlight the Hard Bit

Look at the word and highlight the part that is tricky to remember.

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Once you’ve done the highlighting, write out the word again without looking. This time you will be more focused on getting that tricky bit right.

Happy Spelling!

Mrs Dean

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