Teacher Review for VocabularySpellingCity

Great interactive app to practice and reinforce skills.

Brenda P.
Classroom teacher
Culloden Elementary School
Culloden, United States
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies
My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Homework
Small group
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I utilize Spelling City as whole, small group and independent learning for spelling and vocabulary. It is an interactive tool for practice and review for all students. I also use it for may advanced learners to embed vocabulary from chapter books in reading groups. Students also take spelling and vocabulary through this program. Finally, my son who was a high school AP English used it to study his vocabulary words. He loved it!
My Take
I like that it is engaging for my students and the embedded games. I do recommend it to elementary-secondary classrooms and it is user friendly. I do feel activities should added for close reading with text dependent questions to answer utilizing the words list.