Identify Irregular Syllables

English is quite an old language – and that shows in print: Some syllables seem to be spelt quite randomly. Despite the Syllable Method cutting children’s sight word list in less than half some words have to be memorized. Read further to learn how to use the irregular syllable mark. 

Identify Silent e Syllables

Silent e syllables are probably the most tricky ones. Why? Because their structure is the same as of “sneaky e” syllables – but the final e doesn’t change the middle vowel sound. Learn how to use the silent e mark to help your children master this syllable type.