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    • Starting Wordshark

      Introductory 1 minute video on Wordshark v5: Click on the following links to learn more: Explanation of the menu bar Using microphones, headphones, on-screen keyboard Help within the program
    • Choosing a Game

      The games available to play with the chosen word list are displayed under tabs according to the skills they practice. Choose the "Recommended" tab for a mixture of games most appropriate for the chosen word list Switch on 'Help' for games ...
    • 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 ...
    • Using Phonics

      Description Many words in the structured courses are ready for use with synthetic phonics.  Tick the 'Use phonics' box to switch the selected word list into phonic splits and whole words.   The phonics mode will give you a different selection of ...
    • Adding Your Own Words

      Overview Any user (Admin, Teacher or Student) can create/edit their own word list.  To do this select Actions / Own word lists from the main menu. If a word does not have an existing recording or picture you can add your own. Links to detailed ...