POST IT PRACTICE
Write ONE tricky word per post it notes and stick them in places that you see frequently in your house: front door, bedside light, fish bowl, loo seat, TV remote, cereal box etc.
Take a tricky spelling and make it beautiful! Write the word in glorious Technicolour. Will you make each letter a different colour or each sound? Perhaps you will write the difficult bit in sparkly pen!! Will you write it in bubble writing or shadow write? It's up to YOU!
Can you make up a memorable phrase or trick to help you remember the spelling. Perhaps you could discuss it at tea-time with your family. Whose do you like best?
Here are some examples that help me...
Big Elephants Can Always Understand Small Elephants
There's A RAT in separate
Never Eat Cake Eat Salmon Sandwich And Remain Young
Tell me your favourite spelling mnemonics and I'll add them to the list