vowel lessons (guest video from beating dyslexia.com)

Vowel Lessons: To Help Improve Your Spelling by Brendan Cunningham from beatingdylexia.com

“Vowels work in very interesting ways to represent sound both on their own and blended together. This, however, can be confusing for dyslexic people. Therefore I’m going to show you my favourite techniques to make vowels more distinctive and memorable.

Important point: don’t look for rules look for patterns:

English follows patterns of letter combinations. For example you are very likely to find the letters, ‘ea’ or, ‘ee’ in the middle of a word in English, but you won’t find the letters ‘aa’ together,” Brendan