Spelling and Poetry 2-Teacher's Edition Author:A Beka Book-No specific Author Spelling and Poetry 2 is a part of the A Beka Book Language Arts Program. Each spelling list contains twenty-five words that are useful to beginning spellers. Most words are based upon the rules of phonics used in the A Beka Book phonics program. Because most English words obey the rules of phonics, phonics is the most important key to becomi... more »ng a good speller. Students who have had the A Beka Book Reading Program, which has intensive phonics as its foundation, have little trouble with Spelling and Poetry 2. Students with a poor foundation in phonics need remedial help with phonics. The A Beka resource book Phonics Manual is a valuable aid to a phonics and spelling teacher.
Most of the words in Spelling and Poetry 2 are arranged phonetically so students can recognize the basic spelling patterns. This book is a guide to all of the following: Using Phonics to Teach Spelling, Teaching the Spelling of Sight Words, Teaching Vocabulary, Teaching Creative Writing, Activities to Enhance Spelling, and Testing.« less