VocabularySpellingCity is a platform for practicing English vocabulary, phonics and spelling. It provides a large variety of gamified learning activities and tools for teachers to keep track of students’ progression. Teachers can create a list of words or use lists shared by other teachers.
SpellingCity is a comprehensive platform for practicing spelling and vocabulary, covering the majority of the vocabulary, phonics and spelling goals set by CCSS, Australian, New Zealand and UK curriculums.
SpellingCity has multiple varied game tasks which require active engagement and provide instant feedback.
Teachers and parents are given a lot of autonomy and freedom to tailor the learning content to meet the learners’ needs and competency level.
Teachers and parents are provided with comprehensive tools for keeping track of the students’ progression.
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.