Reasoning tasks are distinctly different from problem-solving tasks because they focus on the how and the why of the solution, rather than the answer itself.
Firefly Education has just launched its groundbreaking new primary maths resource – Maths Trek.
Sound Waves Spelling Sound Waves Reading
Special Words are high-frequency words containing unusual phoneme–grapheme relationships (e.g. was, said), or words containing phoneme–grapheme relationships not yet taught in the sequence (e.g. look, for).
Enrichment tasks are activities designed to strengthen students’ educational experience and extend them academically. Using real-world contexts, these tasks are designed to engage students and challenge them to apply their learning in unfamiliar ways.
Sound Waves Spelling
When it comes to spelling, selecting words that are worth focusing on is crucial to success. Every sound unit in Sound Waves includes a curated set of Focus Words. There’s more than meets the eye with these seemingly humble words…
The majority of handwriting practice involves near-point copying, but as students move into upper primary it’s important to also incorporate far-point copying exercises.
Videos are an engaging way to introduce, consolidate or revise a concept, and English Stars includes hundreds of them.
At Firefly, we believe in fostering a love of reading in all students, which is why English Stars is packed with rich, varied and engaging texts.