Wordshark is a major teaching resource used widely in schools.
It combines the excitement of computer games with the serious task of learning to read and spell. It offers 41 games which use sound, graphics and text to teach and reinforce word recognition and spelling.
The program includes phonics, onset and rime, homophones, spelling rules, common letter patterns, visual and auditory patterns, prefixes, suffixes, roots, word division, high frequency words, use of words in context, alphabet and dictionary skills and more.
The games and the selection of words have been specially targeted to assist those with specific learning difficulties (dyslexia).
The variety of games, concepts and words make Wordshark suitable for use in both primary and secondary schools as well as at home.