Title: Spelling Wizard
Location: Spelling Wizard can be found on the itunes web site. It is a free app. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/spelling-wizard-1/id408261506?mt=8
Summary: It is an interactive app that allows begining spellers to practice basic sight words using various methods such finding the hidden word, promoting positive reinforcement and
Contents: Contains both spelling and phonics.
Common Core: 1.RFS.3 Know and apply grade level phonics and word analysis skills and decoding words.
Strengths: Students are given postive reinforcement throughout the activity. Student assessment is given and data recorded at the end of each session.
Weaknesses: The teacher has no control over the words assigned to the student. There is no way to differeniate instruction.
Overall Rating: 3 out of 5