Spelling it Right
Click here for:
USA Spelling Books
UK Spelling Books
List of exercises
Here are some links to other educational internet sites
which you might find of interest:
The first four are aimed at parents who teach their children full time at home.
But they contain a number of links to resources in many subject areas
which students in mainstream schooling will also find valuable.
Homeschool Help at Sassafrass Grove.
Anne Zeise A to Z Home's Cool Homeschooling.
Guide to Homeschooling.
You might like to consider three other spelling sites:
Spellzone is Shireen Shuster's online, interactive spelling course for older students
(teenage to adult) who have spelling problems.
Marie's Free Spelling Course: offers a free, thirty unit spelling curriculum comprising
a weekly work plan, pre-tests, exercises, final tests and answer key. (USA)
The Spelling Blog is Johanna Stirling's rapidly-developing site with some interesting thoughts
about teaching spelling and a collection of free resources to download.
Spin and Spell is a neat interactive game which covers more than 200 commonly used words.
The site is ad-free and cost-free and requires no user ID, password, or registration.
The remaining sites, from all over the world, offer education resources and links.
The first click will often take you to the English language page. From there you
can browse around to find what is available in other subjects.
TES Teaching Resources The Times Educational Supplement site lists thousands of excellent resources for teachers of every school subject.
The Guardian Teacher Network has a rapidly-growing list of free teaching resources for all age groups and for all major subjects. Coxhoe Primary School's website includes many links to individual lessons available free on the internet and is a first rate example of how a school website should function.
5-14 Online is part of the Learning and Teaching Scotland site and supports teachers involved in the 5 to 14 curriculum and in primary and early secondary education in general
Top Educational Web Sites - Resources, ESL, Teaching, Blogs, Services, E-learning, Games, Software, Homeschool and many more
Schoolzone- UK collection of lessons and worksheets related to the National Curriculum
Educational-psychologist - professional advice for parents of
children with learning difficulties - UK
Best Literacy and Language Arts Resources has been recommended to me by Abby, a Grade 3 student, and they do say the customer is always right! - USA
Central Education Resources - USA
Language Sites on the Internet. R. Lederer USA
Sites for Teachers USA. Links to nearly a thousand websites - and growing daily.
The Worksheet Library is home to over 5,000 printable K-6 worksheets for teachers, parents, and homeschoolers. Small fee required for membership. USA.
Sites for Parents USA. Many links for parents who are interested in their children's education.
Smart Neurons - USA. Educational software for preschoolers and kids to help enhance
pre-reading skills, story building logic and imagination.
World Wide Words - everything to do with words - Australia
Kid Info Resources for students, parents and teachers - USA
The Internet TESL Journal Teaching English as a second language
Topmarks Directory of the best UK education sites
Language Arts for Teachers - Kimball School, Concord , New Hampshire, USA
The School Page - USA
Promoting literacy through text messaging is an interesting article about using mobile technology in teaching
Free Online Spell Checker While I am somewhat suspicious of spell checkers generally (see my reservations: The Trouble with Spell Checkers), this one works reasonably well - certainly much better than Microsoft Word.
Onlinecourses.com is a free and comprehensive resource listing details of online courses for those wishing to further their education.
Finally, apropos of absolutely nothing remotely to do with spelling, English or anything educational, here's a link to Durham Indoor Bowling Club where you will always receive a warm welcome if you're in the Durham area of the UK