Learning with Playdough Letters and First Words Flash Cards is an activity designed for children with learning disabilities to teach them spelling.
Step One: Gather materials.
- Alphabet cookie cutters or playdough cutters
- Rolling Pin
- Site word flash cards
Step Two: Have the child roll the playdough flat.
Step Three: Let them pick a flash card.
Step Four: Have them guess the word, tell them if they got it correct. If not, have them guess again or the teacher can tell them.
Step Five: Next, have them find the letter cutters that match the letters in the word.
Step Six: If they are unsure of the letters the teacher can help make the letter sounds to see if they can guess.
Step Seven: Once they have found all of their letters they can cut them out and line them up to spell out the site word.
Step Eight: Repeat.