Words Their Way: Word Sorts For Syllables And Affixes Spellers by Francine JohnstonWords Their Way: Word Sorts For Syllables And Affixes Spellers by Francine Johnston

Words Their Way: Word Sorts For Syllables And Affixes Spellers

byFrancine Johnston, Marcia Invernizzi, Donald R. Bear

Paperback | June 19, 2017

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The ideal stage-specific companion to Words Their Way: Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction.

In keeping with the authors’ belief that the hands-on word sorting approach to word study is invaluable to teachers and students alike, this volume presents a complete curriculum of word study for students who are in the syllables and affixes stage of spelling development. Complete with 58 sorts, specific teacher directions, suggestions for follow-up activities, and spell checks for ongoing assessment, this collection of sorts presents 24 words each week. The new edition includes clearly stated generalizations for each lesson, step-by-step directions for each sort, and a new pacing chart and goal setting record form. Together, the Words Their Way  core text and this supplement provide teachers with the knowledge and tools to meet the wide range of needs in today's classrooms.

Francine Johnston is retired from the Department of Teacher Education at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where she served as Director of Graduate Studies, Coordinator of the Reading Masters Program, and ran a clinic for struggling readers. Francine worked as a first grade teacher and reading specialist for 12 years bef...
Title:Words Their Way: Word Sorts For Syllables And Affixes SpellersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10.6 × 8.5 × 0.4 inPublished:June 19, 2017Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0134530713

ISBN - 13:9780134530710

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Table of Contents


Sorts for Early Syllables and Affixes
Unit I: Inflected Endings (-ing, -ed, -s, -es)
Unit II: Compound Words

Sorts for Middle Syllables and Affixes
Unit III: Syllable Juncture
Unit IV: Long-Vowel Patterns in Accented Syllables
Unit V: Other Vowel Patterns in Accented Syllables
Unit VI: Unaccented Syllables
Unit VII: Exploring Consonants

Sorts for Late Syllables and Affixes
Unit VIII: Affixes
Unit IX: Miscellaneous Sorts