Is your child curious about spelling? Take turns going back and forth spelling a simple word like “cat.” You say “C,” they say “A,” and you say “T.” Add a twist and help them spell the word backward with you!
See what your child is learning
Playing games like this helps your child connect letters and sounds. Spelling backward helps them to think flexibly and not just go on autopilot. Spelling games like this one also help prepare them for later reading and writing.