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Linguist, literacy/language specialist and author of Spelling for Life Lyn Stone speaks to Steve Austin about her innovative and humourous step-by-step approach to teaching students how to spell.

Lyn talks about how kids (and adults) can learn to love spelling, and improve it by using memory tricks, knowing word families, understanding the etymology of words (the history of words - the story behind words), seeing the beauty in spelling patterns... listen to the podcast and find out more about this wonderful teacher. Click here to go to her website Linguist Learning.com

Check out her book on teaching children