Right from the outset I need to make a confession. I am a spelling snob. I could always count on the Spelling Test, that was worth as many marks as the Maths or English Tests, to help pull my marks up. 575 more words
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When should I correct the spelling?
As a former first grade teacher, I am constantly asked when children’s spelling should be corrected.
My very simple answer is: if it is a word that your child SHOULD know how to spell correctly, then it should be corrected, otherwise don’t. 527 more words