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Wish

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Wish

"I Wish, I Wish" has shown to be one of the most popular Magic Words games both in school and at home.

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Double letters with Magic Words

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Double letters with Magic Words

Use your Magic Words Playing Cards to teach double letters.

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Tracing the Magic Words

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Tracing the Magic Words

Use a water based marker on the front of the Magic Words Learning Board to practice writing the Magic Words in the level the child is learning.  

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Magic Words Playing Card Games

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Magic Words Playing Card Games

Match the Magic Words Playing Cards to the book, so that your child can see that the same words are in their book.

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Magic Words in the Classroom

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Magic Words in the Classroom

It is important that every child is given every opportunity to learn to read with the highest value literacy teaching strategies and resources available. To allow students easy access to their Magic Words, store them in a jewellery organiser (or document envelopes, plastic containers or even ice-cream tubs!), and hang it somewhere that students can access their words themselves. You can store them in class groups, in order of frequency or anyway that suits your teaching needs (Class Groups, Magic Words Levels, CVC Words, sounds, tricky words etc.).

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