down words that individual children
have trouble unlocking even after several encounters.
personal lists to students
them write, syllabify and define each word on a recipe card.
them to file their cards in ABC
private "treasure chests" (small boxes).
individually with children on
cards at regular intervals.
a word is thoroughly mastered, put
star on the card.
can embellish their own cards
dictionary-type illustrations as decoding
aids and, perhaps, decorate
their boxes to resemble chests.