Part 2 Workbooks for Young Learners
Alternative Spellings for Long Vowels

Set 10:  ai:    ay   a_e

Set 11:  ee:   ea  ey  ie

Set 12:  oi:    oy

Set 13:  oo:  u

oa:  ow   o_e   o 

or:  aw   al   oor

ue:  ew  u_e  u

oo:  ou  ue  

ie:   y   igh   i_e

ou:  ow  

er:  ir   ur   or          ar:     a  

air:  are  ear          ear:  eer  

Margaret Corner and Irene Chamberlain

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  • Review of Part 1 long vowel sounds – prepares learner for alternative spellings
  • New spellings for long vowels with sound and picture flashcards – shows alternative spellings for same sound
  • Activities using new words with alternative spellings-  reinforces memory of different spellings for same sounds
  • Review of alternative spellings using sound recall and cloze activities – assists reading comprehension
  • Spelling rules for noun suffixes and related activities – introduces morphology, encourages vocabulary development and extended writing skills
  • Comparison of short and long vowel sounds – enables learner to compare different usages for same spellings
  • Sound identification in words and sentences – heightens learner awareness of different contexts and usage for the same spellings
  • Pronunciation games – reinforces use of words with same sound and different spellings
  • Introduction of special vowel sounds and alternative spellings – draws learner attention to less commonly used sounds
  • Instructions for actions for special sounds – adds a multi-sensory dimension for recall and games
  • Exercises using words with special sounds in sentences – tests reading comprehension and highlight usage of the special sounds
  • Spelling rules for past tense suffixes – adds a new aspect to use of suffixes and introduces past tense usage