Teaching Strategies for Word Recognition & Spelling


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What are word recognition skills?

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1. Which is TRUE about spelling skills?

2. What's the best strategy for readers to increase word recognition?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The development of strong reading and writing skills depend on proficiency in word recognition and spelling. Review your understanding of word recognition strategies and spelling strategies as well as related terminology with these assessments.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Questions focus on:

  • A strategy that increases word recognition
  • True statements about spelling skills
  • An example of a context clue

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding word recognition skills
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on word recognition and spelling strategies
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question regarding the name of the strategy that increases spelling skills by chanting or singing new words

Additional Learning

The lesson Teaching Strategies for Word Recognition & Spelling will introduce you to additional techniques that can increase spelling ability and word recognition in students. The objectives covered include:

  • Knowing what the alphabetic system is
  • Reviewing the various strategies for teaching word recognition
  • Understanding the meaning of context clues
  • Becoming familiar with multiple strategies for teaching spelling, including guided practice