I checked in with language. How about I check in with the field of psychology? Dylan William boiled it down for me. The one most important thing teachers should know about? It’s Cognitive Load Theory. Reduce cognitive load or bust and this means we are well advised to teach knowledge in an interconnected manner. Interconnected. Here are some words that never occurred to me to teach together during my phonics days.
Enter a captionThe nail in the phonics coffin
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