FOR HOME – tips for home use
Includes information on:
- Setting Up – A Brief Summary
- Which course to choose and where
- Working through the course
- Adding your own lists (for spelling
- Keeping the program interesting
- Checking what your child has
- Maintaining progress
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FOR HOME – Setting up and managing users
Overview To add students sign in to Wordshark as an Admin user. You can then create student profiles by going to Admin / Add and manage students and staff. Here you can arrange students into groups/classes, assign work to students, rename/delete ...
Why does the Spelling Test only use some of the words in the list?
Question: When our children do the Spelling Test sections they sometimes only have 5 spellings for their test. Any ideas why this happens? Reply: Generally, on “own word lists”, words will only appear in the spelling test if they have a picture ...
FOR SCHOOLS – subject vocab, EAL, co-operative play
Vocabulary work (EAL, Modern Languages, Subject Words) English as an Additional Language: The Everyday vocabulary ‘course’ is useful. The best games include, Simple crossword which practises very simple sentences, Build sentence (from spoken) which ...
Rewards - Coins & Certificates
Question: My children have Wordshark at home and love the program but they receive coins for playing their games. What are the coins used for? Reply: We have no ‘shop’ or facility to ‘spend’ the coins. These were designed as an immediate visual ...
Choosing a Word List
Overview To change the word list click on the "Change word list" button and select a new list from the many courses available. If you are looking for a specific word or letter pattern use the "Search" facility in the main menu. Links to detailed ...