This unit incorporates activities aligned with the Australian Curriculum content descriptor ACELY1514. The unit contains a presentation that walks students through the spelling rules aligned with irregular plurals, a student reference card, accompanying worksheets, posters and activities. At the completion of the unit, there is a quiz for teachers to utilise to assess student learning. Everything you need to teach irregular plurals, is right here at your fingertips.
Explore less common plurals, and understand how a suffix changes the meaning or grammatical form of a word
Extends Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary through interacting, wide reading and writing, morphological analysis and generating precise definitions for specific contexts
Fluently reads and comprehends texts for wide purposes, analysing text structures and language, and by monitoring comprehension
Automatically applies taught phonological, orthographic and morphological generalisations and strategies when spelling in a range of contexts, and justifies spelling strategies used to spell unfamiliar words