Spelling Power Curriculum Review

Spelling Power is a single-volume, multi-level spelling program that can be used to teach children in Kindergarten through twelfth grade. Each child is placed into the program by a diagnostic test.

The program uses the 5000 most frequently used words to teach spelling, spelling rules, and phonetics. The book itself serves as a teacher's guide for educators and is non-consumable. Students write their work on separate paper or in a separate book.

Each lesson is approximately fifteen minutes long and begins with a five minute test to review, check for retention of previously learned words, and preview of new words. The next five minutes is spent testing misspelled words, the last five minutes testing new words, and the lesson can be ended with a spelling activity.

The parts of lessons can be taught in various ways by using a multi-sensory approach. Different types of activities are available for each step of learning, and the appendix contains extra spelling activities. Each word shows up on several lists, allowing for built in review of words previously learned and most rules are covered on more than one level.

Task Cards, a Quick Start Seminar DVD and a Teacher's Resource CD-Rom are also available.

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Spelling Power 
Product: Spelling Power Dates Used: 2006-now Likes: The only spelling book you will ever need. It is good for my older and younger son. It works for …

Spelling Power 
Product:Spelling Power Dates Used:2010 Likes: Non consumable, incremental approach. Dislikes: Horribly teacher intensive. My kids felt very stressed …

Spelling Power 
Product: Spelling Power Levels Used: for 4th & 5th grade Dates Used: 2007-2008 Likes: I love that you can use this program for every child in every …

Spelling Power 
Product: Spelling Power Levels Used: 1st-8th grade Dates Used: 2001-present Likes: #1 It is very easy to use. Open the book, give your child a couple …

Spelling Power 
Spelling Power Used: since 1999 Likes: - I have 7 children and only 1 spelling book! - Love the placement tests so each child is spelling at the …

Spelling Power 
Spelling Power Used from 2005-2008 Spelling Power is an extensive and exhaustive spelling program that covers all of your students from Kindergarten …

Spelling Power 
Product: Spelling Power Subject: Spelling Dates Used: 2009 Likes: This a wonderful spelling program. You start right where your child is at. …

We love spelling power! 
Product: Spelling Power Subject: Spelling/Language Levels Used: 2nd-6th grades Dates Used: December 2007-current Likes: We were wanting something …

Spelling Power - not for us 
Product: Spelling Power Subject: Spelling Levels Used: Several levels with 3 children Dates Used: 2007-2009 Likes: Relatively low cost, non-consumable …

Woo Hoo!!!! 
Products: Spelling Power manual and Spelling Power Activity Task Cards Levels Used: A through J and five students, including one remedial student whom …

Spelling Power 
Spelling Power is a wonderful program. I am currently using it with my soon to be 10 yr old son. We have tried many other spelling programs in the past, …

Spelling Power 
I have this book and it's a great book. I used it for my high schooler. She learned to spell really good with this program. She didn't with other programs. …

Spelling Power 
Product: Spelling Power Subject: Spelling Levels Used: 3rd grade Dates Used: currently using, fall 2008 Likes: Concise - only practice the words …

Spelling Power Fizzled  
Product - Spelling Power Subject - Spelling Levels Used - It's all one book Dates Used - 2000 Likes - I loved the fact that it was one book for the …

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