What every teacher should know
Reading 101: A Guide to Teaching Reading and Writing
To develop a stronger understanding of effective spelling instruction, try the exercise below, read the recommended articles, and watch our Launching Young Readers program, Writing and Spelling.
Look at a student's writing. Identify which stage the writer is in.
Watch Writing and Spelling, a 30-minute program from our Launching Young Readers series.
Letter of completion
Reading Rockets does not offer CEUs for this self-study course. After successfully answering the post-test questions, you'll be able to download a Letter of Completion.
Dr. Louisa Moats, an expert in the area of improving literacy and elementary education, discusses how nonsense words can help students learn word structure.