Courses / word lists
When setting work, there are around 10,000 words, sentences and images for you to choose from, grouped into courses/word lists. You can also choose to add your own words to create your own lists!
Excerpt of the ‘Wordshark’ course summary:
[Same course as used by ‘Supershark’]
Excerpt from the Nat.Curriculum 2014 England: spellings course summary:
[Follows the English Government’s spellings for KS1 and KS2]
Excerpt from the ‘Alpha to Omega’ course summary:
[Follows the progression found in the book ‘Alpha to Omega’ by Bevé Hornsby and Frula Shear]
Excerpt from the ‘Everyday vocabulary’ course:
[Covers everyday topics that students might need if new to English. It is arranged alphabetically under subject titles such as ‘clothing’, ‘food’ etc]
Excerpt from the ‘High Frequency Words’ (HFW) course :
[Words that are needed most frequently for reading and for writing]
Create your own word lists!
This option allows you to be fully creative with what you teach.
Build as many lists as you like, and ask your students to work on these – via Set Work.
You can also add definitions and translations to support vocabulary development and EAL.