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  • Item #: 071182
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     Includes the student workbook, sticker pack, instructor handbook, and the guide to handwriting laminated card.

  • Item #: 071189
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     Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), colored pencils, and Instructor book.

  • Item #: 071192
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     Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), colored pencils, and the Instructor book.

  • Item #: 071185
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    Includes two student workbooks (part 1 and part 2), colored pencils, and the guide to handwriting laminated card.

  • Item #: 071186
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     Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), colored pencils, the guide to handwriting laminated card and Instructor book.

  • Item #: 071195
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), colored pencils, and Instructor book.

  • Item #: 071198
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), colored pencils, and Instructor book.

  • Item #: 071188
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2) and  colored pencils.

  • Item #: 071181
    ISBN: 9781608266180
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    Includes student workbook, sticker pack, and the guide to handwriting laminated card.

  • Item #: 071191
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2) and colored pencils.

  • Item #: 071200
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), and colored pencils.

  • Item #: 071196
    ISBN: 9781608266203
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    The Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.  

      An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor’s Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 071197
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), and colored pencils.

  • Item #: 071184
    ISBN: 9781608266029
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    Rainbow Price: $21.00

     Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.  

      An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor’s Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 071183
    ISBN: 9781608266005
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    Rainbow Price: $21.00

     Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.  

      An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor’s Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 071193
    ISBN: 9781608266142
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    Rainbow Price: $21.00

    The Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.

    An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor's Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 071201
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    Rainbow Price: $53.00

    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2), colored pencils, and Instructor book.

  • Item #: 071194
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    Includes 2 Student workbooks (Part 1 and Part 2) and colored pencils.

  • Item #: 071187
    ISBN: 9781608266067
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    Rainbow Price: $21.00

     The Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.  

      An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor’s Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 071199
    ISBN: 9781608266241
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    Rainbow Price: $21.00

     

    The Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.  

      An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor’s Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 071190
    ISBN: 9781608266104
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    Rainbow Price: $21.00

     The Instructor Handbooks include an introduction that reviews the SYS philosophy, outlines the five developmental stages, and provides curriculum sequence and placement guidelines. The rest of the book contains the specifics for that particular level. These include a Getting Started section, Lesson-by-Lesson Instructions, a Weekly Activity Guide, and a Frequently Asked Questions section that addresses random issues that may arise.  

      An Answer Key for each level is included in the back of the Instructor’s Handbook. These answer keys are full-color and show the highlighting and underlining (in appropriate colors) that the student is being asked to do (which also simplifies the grading process). Each level has an online page with links to additional materials and resources. The website and an access code are included with each Instructor Handbook.

  • Item #: 014528
    ISBN: 9781879478206
    Retail: $19.95
    Rainbow Price: $16.95

    Do you want to see improved spelling in your students' writing? Research shows that 90% of English text consists of just 1000 words. This book focuses on teaching the most commonly used and misspelled words and ensuring that students of all ability levels receive intense instruction on core words. The book is divided into four main parts; Incredible English, Spelling and Teaching, Recommended Teaching Techniques, and Spelling Lists.

    The Incredible English chapter lists rules for spelling and then lists exceptions to the rules. It also compares the difficulty of spelling other languages to spelling English and covers the history of the how the English language has evolved. It also gives arguments for and against spelling reform in a humorous manner.

    The Spelling and Teaching section discussing ways a spelling program can be transferred to writing. Many students spell words correctly on tests but then forget to use the correct spelling in their writing. This part of the book gives ideas to keep that from happening. It discusses the importance of good spelling and explains why schools do not do a better job teaching it. It talks about the different types of memory a student uses to assist with spelling and gives suggestions for improvement.

    Recommended Teaching Techniques is the section of the book that suggests a few teaching methods that provide the greatest amount of practice in the least amount of time. Daily Practice provides six guided practices per word per day, each in about thirty seconds. Homework provides eleven independent practices per word per day, each in less than one minute. Diction provides distributed practice and allows the teacher to continually reinforce spellings, homophones, punctuation, capitalization, and form. Personal Words provide an optional method for dealing with misspellings in student writing in an effective and flexible way.

    The Spelling Lists section includes the 1000 Word Core List. It provides lists for grade levels K-6 and pretesting, review testing, and post-testing to assess students' learning. It also includes spelling rules and lessons and worksheets that correspond with the lists. This instructional book also includes a word bank and other teacher resources like a step-by-step checklist and challenge spelling lists. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 035028
    Retail: $19.99
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    Kids will love learning how to "spell" as they play with these high-quality, wooden letters and spelling boards. Each spelling board shows a colorful illustration that matches a simple word, which appears as letter indentations on the board. Kids learn how to spell as they fit the correct letters into the board. The double-sided spelling boards cover 3 or 4 letter words indicating common animals (ex: fish, bear, bird, pig) and objects (ex: tree, sun, sock, car). Additionally, you can use the letters free-form to create your own words or to trace. This kit includes over 70 colorful lowercase letters and 10 spelling boards which come in a sturdy self-storing wooden case. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 002418
    ISBN: 9780764147135
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $8.15

    Think of this inexpensive book not so much as a spelling program, but more as a spelling instructor. The focus is on letter sounds and spelling rules. For instance, the long o sound can be made with the following letter combinations: o, o_e, oa, oe, ow, au, eau, oh, ol, ou, ough, eo, ew. At our house, spelling instruction coincides with phonics instruction in the early grades. We commonly study a letter combination and related words one day, a different letter combination that makes the same sound (with related words) another, then give words with both letter combinations another day to ensure they have really learned the words. This book does a good job of listing letter combinations that can make each sound (common, unusual, and oddball), as well as giving many other spelling rules on plurals, prefixes and suffixes, compound words, homonyms, and Greek and Latin root words. 104 activities, with answers in the book, are included. Recently revised, the book also includes free access to an iPhone/iPad/Android app. Consider this one if you want a basic framework on which to base your own spelling program, or if you have a junior high or high schooler needing remedial spelling work. 284 pgs, pb.

  • Item #: 021561
    ISBN: 9780764144592
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.95

    From the publisher Barron's is another quality book to simply make learning easier for you. Let me run through with you all that this comprehensive and logical spelling program covers: a 10,000 word ready reference spelling list; chapters on why to bother spelling correctly, why spelling is so difficult, why we misspell, how to become a good speller, and mnemonics; the section covering rules for spelling, which is broken down further to detail better spelling by ear, some special problems (-sede, -ceed, and -cede etc), prefixes, confusing suffixes, plurals of nouns, the final-y, the final-e, doubling final consonants, and the difference between British and American spelling; English as a second language; special devices such as the hyphen, the apostrophe, capital letters, and spelling abbreviations; and troublesome words like homonyms and homophones, word building, most frequently misspelled words, demons and superdemons, science and technology, computer terms, and medical terms. From the theory behind different aspects of spelling to the technical how and with what - I don't think they skipped a single step in teaching spelling. The chapters are clear, and they teach using many examples. Exercises are included throughout the book, and there are seven achievement tests in the back of the book to help test progress. Answers to all the exercises and tests are also included in this book that really does make spelling look like an easy thing to learn. ~ Zach

  • Item #: 049545
    ISBN: 9781935943044
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    Just like its grade school counterpart, Sequential Spelling for Adults is a research-based system rooted in the classic Orton-Gillingham approach to learning. The student learns sets of word that share patterns of spelling (rather than thematically related lists of words). The beauty of this program – and its appeal for adult learners – is that it quickly builds from "little" sounds like at to colorful words like brat and to powerful words like flattery. Only two pages instruct the teacher in how to implement the program but its simple format and straight-forward methodology doesn't require more. Next follows 370 spelling lists (lessons) in two parts – enough for one lesson per day for two years. Since the sound family is taught daily and list words spelled incorrectly are immediately corrected, the student is quick to see and understand the patterns; hence remembering the words (in other words, success). Appendices include word families learned, quizzes for each 60 lessons, some diagnostic tests, and reproducible student pages. The book ends with a handful of extremely useful spelling rules. 104 pgs, pb. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 061966
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    Exactly what you need for weekly spelling tests (or daily if you’re using the Sequential Spelling program). 100 pages, 3” x 9” with 21 lines (5/16” spacing) and 1.5” top space. Paper quality is decent – not quite printer paper quality. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 045487
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    By the same author as Spelling Plus, Susan Anthony, comes this program specifically for high school students. This is a one-year review of words most frequently misspelled by high school students, and in fact they account for over half of that group's misspellings. This list of 388 words overlaps with the word list in Spelling Plus, so if your student has completed Spelling Plus there is no need for them to complete Spell Well. This course incorporates the same techniques set forth in Spelling Plus and is a pretty straightforward approach to learning to spell words. A list of the 388 words in order of frequency of misspelling is given, followed by pages with the list broken down into 20-word groups for students to keep for review and spelling lists for daily practice. Suggestions for daily practice follow a specific formula - spell the word and read it, trace the word and read it, cover the model/write the word and read it, check from the model, check and correct the word you wrote, and close your eyes/spell the word and say it. Give a test on Friday and place misspelled words on the blank lines of student lists for repeated practice. Suggested dictation sentences are listed at the back of the book for use with each week's spelling list. If you've done the math, you know there are only 24 lists total, which isn't enough to do a new list each week for an entire school year. The author suggests that you use holiday weeks for review testing and additional study of difficult words. The goal of this program is mastery, which is the ability to spell a word correctly every time. By following the procedures in this book, students will practice the correct words in a way that should cement the spellings in their mind. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 036987
    Retail: $44.95
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    Technological Spelling Bee – into the twenty-first century! That's essentially the appeal and value of this program. Spelling lists you build (more on this later) can be tested, retested, and then tested again. Or perhaps I should say the lists can be "played," "replayed," and then "replayed" again. Yes, that does sound much better! You build the play lists yourself from . . . well, from practically anything – spelling programs, reading content, missed words in a writing assignment, Greek/Latin root words, or perhaps a geography/history lesson. Dad might even want to borrow it to practice up on challenging words in a particular field. Once built, the student "plays" through the list, seeing and listening to the word and then typing it after it fades from view. Missed words are added to the queue so the student can go back over them. Pronunciations are "grabbed" from the internet so the homeschooled student will never have the embarrassing realization that they've been pronouncing ee-pit-toh-me as ep-ih-tome. And, by the way, definitions for each word can also be "grabbed" from the internet. Students can work independently to practice spelling plus you have the advantage of a multisensory approach (hear, see, feel). If, by chance, you have a student determined to qualify for the Scripps National Spelling Bee then this little gem is the perfect vehicle for all those hours of preparatory work. Although the program can easily be handled by a younger student keep in mind there are no cutesy graphics typically provided for kids. Works with Windows XP, VISTA, and Windows 7. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 028847
    ISBN: 9781616340261
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    Rainbow Price: $24.95

    Based on the principles of Charlotte Mason, a British educator during the late 1800s, this spelling series gives guidance to families seeking to "teach as Charlotte did". Miss Mason firmly believed that education should influence the whole child and not just fill a brain with useless information (twaddle). One of the greatest gifts she gave to the education community was the focus on living books - books written by someone with a passion for a subject and not just someone seeking to teach for the passing of a test. She believed greatly written books could be the foundation of all learning. In her writings, she describes, "prepared dictation to teach spelling" which is the foundation of this new series. You may be wondering how prepared dictation works. In this approach, children are provided a passage to study before being required to write from memory—the chief object being for a child to become familiar enough with the words that he can "take in (a photographic sense) a detailed picture of the word(s)". After reviewing the passage, the child studies it for several days, with an intent focus on the words he does not feel competent spelling. When the child feels confident to spell each word correctly, the teacher will dictate the passage, one phrase at a time, monitoring for errors. If errors are noticed during the exercise, the teacher is directed to cover the incorrect spelling to prevent the misspelling from becoming engraved in a child's mind. This process of study and dictation will vary but should generally take less than a couple days to one week for each passage. Sound complicated? It may feel that way initially, especially if your only exposure to spelling has been through endless word lists. Thankfully, Mrs. Shafer does an excellent job of presenting the Charlotte Mason philosophy as it applies to spelling along with word study tips and detailed instructions for the dictation experience. Not only has she presented the background information equipping you to teach spelling in this manner, she has also provided an exceptional collection of writings. Included within these pages are speeches, letters and quotations from famous people; poetry, Scripture (KJV), excerpts from great literature and other varied selections. An extensive index and bibliography are included. Each book contains 140 exercises, which means each book may last just under two years and allow you to work at your child's own pace. Books incorporate more than 12,500 words, including 6,000 of the most frequently used words in the English language, The five books' exercises are progressively longer and more difficult. For example Exercise 1 in Book 1 is a quote from Charlotte Mason-"I am; I can; I ought; I will." The exercise in book 1 is a five-stanza selection of '"What the Wind Brings."

    You may notice that this series does not begin until grade 3. Miss Mason firmly believed that spelling was unnecessary before the late elementary years, giving children the opportunity to familiarize themselves with written language before embracing the task of spelling well. Available individually or as a set. Spiral Bound. ~Deanne