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Amanda grindstaff
Spelling
Sat Oct 24, 2015 00:23
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Candi,
I honestly think after doing this a while that spelling is the one thing most parents are familiar with and can help their kids do because it hasn't changed much over the years. They know how to help them study and that they will have a test. They feel like they are helping when they can help with spelling because even your least (successful in school) parents will remember taking a spelling test. That's just my opinion and much like many other things we do it because it's been done forever. I feel, much like grammar, spelling should be taught in their writing.

  • spelling - candithompson, Fri Oct 23 13:56
    Amanda, I have thought about spelling test for a while now. Parents always ask me first thing about spelling test and when will I send their words home. Do you think it is the fact that most parents... more
    • Spelling - Amanda grindstaff, Sat Oct 24 00:23
      • Re: Spelling - candithompson, Wed Oct 28 16:13
        Thanks! I find it interesting how much parents want spelling homework and tests. It is one of the few things that has not changed in school today. I now see how they feel helpful and needed at this.
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