Spelling for Life
Uncovering the Simplicity and Science of Spelling
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $170.00|
| Book Description: |
A recent survey of 200 teachers asking the question 'spelling is...?' resulted in the following adjectives: 'difficult', 'complex', 'confusing', 'random', 'confounding'. Spelling for Life offers lucid, accessible tools which help to reveal that, when explicitly and systematically taught, spelling is scientific, law-abiding and even elegant.
It explains that spelling is the manipulation of symbols according to agreed-upon patterns that produce predictable results....