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Spelling: Connecting the Pieces
by Ruth McQuirter Scott and Sharon Siamon

2004 pb 216 pgs
Item #541
ISBN 0-7715-1868-4

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Canadian authors Scott and Siamon place spelling squarely and appropriately in the context of all the literacy modes. Practical advice based on research and anecdotal evidence shows educators how to implement a sound spelling curriculum. With plenty of examples from a range of writers and down-to-earth models for assessing and teaching spellers, this book is designed for the K-8 teacher intent on continually improving every student’s writing and spelling achievement.

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Author Bios:
Dr. Ruth McQuirter Scott is a professor in the Faculty of Education at Brock University where she teaches language arts to preservice students and graduate courses on writing. Her freelance work has appeared in major newspapers across Canada and on CBC Radio. 



Sharon Siamon has been a primary and ESL teacher. She is also an internationally acclaimed writer of novels for young people.