Help Your Kid Navigate the 5 Stages of Spelling
4. Cultivate Her Syllables and Affixes Spelling
Nine- to eleven-year-olds learn how to spell words that have more than one syllable. Playing Scrabble is a fun way for your child to practice adding inflectional endings (-s, -es, -ed, and -ing) to words, using prefixes and suffixes to spell new words, and forming compound words.