Confused Words Fix-Up
Helps students master commonly misused English words – on the web! FREE DEMO.
What Does Confused Words Fix-Up Do?
Provides interactive lessons to help students master commonly confused and misused words
Contains context-clues, multiple word exposures, and suitable distracting answers.
Scores and progress are automatically tracked in an Online Portfolio.
Designed for general curriculum use in grades 4 through 10, the program may be used by English language learners, struggling readers, and older students.
Designed for English language learners and older students, as well as pupils in upper elementary and secondary grades.
Self-paced and self-advancing; moves students ahead as they demonstrate readiness.
Pupils receive immediate, personal help throughout.
Teachers can monitor pupils’ progress and time-on-task through an easy-to-use online portfolio.
Students will …
- Learn to recognize and correct common errors in word usage
Among the words covered:
Level 1: won/one, hole/whole, hear/here, right/write, chews/choose, wear/where
Level 2: its/it’s, teach/learn, accept/except, advise/advice, conscious/conscience
Level 3: affect/effect, patience/patients, lie/lay, dissent/descent, differ/defer
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