Has spelling become boring and somewhat grueling? No matter what workbooks you use, or even if you make your own word list from books you are reading, sometimes we just need to be more creative. There is a time for pen to paper and copying out words, but what if we could make it more fun? What if we could get our brains firing and connecting more efficiently? Well, we can! We can make spelling fun and we can improve our brain function at the same time. (In this post I am not going to cover too much about the
Spelling can be: Monotonous, boring, tedious, time consuming, the list can go on and on and that is just how I feel, never mind the kids. I have a solution for you … make spelling F–U-N ! It is proven that our emotions directly correlate to how much we learn and retain! (it’s true!) Keeping a positive and fun atmosphere will keep everyone, including mom, engaged and excited to learn. Think about when someone has the opportunity to engage in a hobby, it is something they don’t mind investing time in as it is a positive and joyful experience.