Power's easy-to-implement proofreading approach helps you
connect spelling instruction with the rest of your home school
curriculum. Through this unique proofreading approach, you discover
words from their own writing that need to be reviewed and
learned. But Spelling Power's proofreading method is not limited to
just improving their spelling, you will also be able to use it to improve every aspect of their composition skills.
Through Spelling Power's systematic,
self-paced, and multi-sensory approach to spelling instruction, your
students will master the 5,000 most-frequently-used
And they will master every word! Spelling Power's spiral
curriculum design features six levels of built-in, spaced review
word taught will be mastered.
you add Spelling Power to you home school curriculum, your
students will not just master the most frequently used words. Your
students will also learn and review
key phonetic principles
and the most-consistently applied spelling rules. To be able to
correctly spell words never before encountered, your
students not only need to know the "rules," they must
truly understand how and why these rules work. Spelling Power
provides you with a huge variety of hands-on, inductive learning
activities that will help you lead your students to
"discover" how the English language works and how to apply
phonetic principles and spelling rules.
Power also gives you a series of fun, hands-on activities that
will teach your students comprehensive dictionary skills
... from knowing the alphabet forwards and backwards to using the
dictionary's entomological information. Using these lessons you will
be able to show your
students "how to look up a word when he doesn't know how to
spell it!" Because of how this section of Spelling
Power is organized, you will often be able to teach dictionary
skills to all of your students, no matter
what grade at the same time, saving you valuable instruction
Everything you need to
give your students spelling skills to the college level is contained in the
one, easy-to-use, step-by-step Spelling Power manual and
accompanying teacher resources. Even if you are new to teaching, you
will find Spelling Power is easy-to-understand. The step-by-step
directions will make it easy for you to give your student spelling power
in just 15 minutes a day. While it is easy to use, more experienced
teachers don't feel talked down to. There are no scripts, just a basic
daily format. It doesn't treat you like a robot, you maintain completely
in control of the content and pace!
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your most valuable resources: time, space and money!
To add Spelling Power's
comprehensive, self-paced, systematic, multi-sensory, approach to your curriculum,
Spelling Power Teacher's Resource CD-Rom provides you
with three valuable sets of resources at the touch of your
fingertips. The resources include masters to every form and
worksheet used in Spelling Power that you can print from your
own computer, the exclusive Spelling Power Searchable,
Alphabetical Word List that you will use as part of the
proofreading steps, and Spelling Power Digital Tutor you can use
to give your student fun, effective drill.
(a $49.95 Value!)
Power now includes a FREE Quick Start DVD.
After watching this one-hour video presentation, you will be
able to jump right into using Spelling Power's basic
research-proven procedures with all of your children over eight
years of age. The printed Quick Start Introduction in your
manual will serve as a handy step-by-step reference as you get
started. Later, you can go back to read Spelling Power's more
detailed instruction and additional program elements as you need
to use them or as you find it convenient.
(a $9.95 Value!)
Lifetime Support via Spelling
Power's User Help-Line. You can speak directly to Ms.
Adams-Gordon via the telephone about using Spelling Power with
your student up to once a week for as long as you legitimately
own the curriculum. Simple Questions may also
be submitted via e-mail, while more involved questions are best
handled over the telephone.
( a $125. and More Value!)
Easy Access to Support via web-site based
materials. You will find many informative articles on
teaching spelling in general, sign-up for free internet "webinars"
and chats, and download audio workshops, on the special Spelling
Power User Pages. You'll also be able to learn where Beverly
L. Adams-Gordon will be presenting live workshops and seminars
and quickly find answers to "Frequently Asked
Questions." To access these pages, all you have to do is
register your Spelling Power book online. These
pages are updated throughout the year, so be sure to check back
Quarterly Newsletter Subscriptions to the Spelling
Power's Users Newsletter will help to
keep you motivated, provide you with the latest information on
spelling research and spelling instruction in the news,, review
material in the teacher's manual, give answers to frequently
asked questions, and provide you with new spelling
skill-building activities. Delivered to your e-mail inbox four
times per year. (a $29.95 Value)
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guarantee that you will find Spelling Power to be an effective, comprehensive spelling program
will return the cost of the book.
Since 1998, Spelling Power
has been a
spelling category winner every year
in Practical Home Schooling's Reader Choice Awards
Power is listed as one of
Cathy Duffy's Top 100 Picks for Home Schooling.
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An Introduction to Spelling Power Author Beverly L. Adams-Gordon
An Introduction to the Spelling Power program