Creative Ideas for Integrating Spelling City and Vocabulary Fun into Homework Assignments

Teachers,

If you are using Spelling City and Vocabulary.co.il regularly in your classrooms, you may want also include the features of these sites in your homework assignments as well.

Here are a few creative ideas for integrating the games and activities on these sites into your home-based assignments:

  1. Embed individual Spelling City lists into your classroom blogs or websites. To embed a list of words onto your webpage or blog, just click on your list name within the "My Homepage" link, and then copy the exact code within the address bar at the top of SpellingCity webpage. Then paste that code within your webpage or blog, and when that link is clicked on, the link will go right to your list.
  2. Assign specific topic lists on Vocabulary.co.il.  If your students are studying a particular topic of curriculum, you might want to consider assigning them specific topic lists for game play.  You can find the full list of topics available here.
  3. If you haven’t yet subscribed to Spelling City’s Premium Record-Keeping Account, now is the time to get on board!  By having record-keeping capabilities for every student, you open up limitless possibilities for student homework “contests” , using weekly assigned spelling lists.

If you have other ideas for integrating SpellingCity or Vocabulary.co.il into your homework assignments, please feel free to share them in the comments!

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