Most first graders begin a spelling program as their reading becomes more solid. Some kids pick up on spelling rules quickly while others do not. Spelling can be very frustrating for many kids. My daughter has dyslexia, so spelling was
Reading, spelling, and vocabulary are so important to all students, especially first graders. Laying a good, strong foundation paves the way for a smoother learning experience in the upper grades. Spelling games make learning spelling rules so much more fun.