Word wizard is an online dictionary aimed at KS1 learners. Teachers and learners within the South West can access extra tools within Word Wizard including spelling lists and word games by accessing it through SWGfL Merlin here.
The Word Detective is an online dictionary for pupils at key stages 1 and 2. The dictionary can be used like a conventional dictionary and also features:
- suggested spellings for misspellings
- a sound blender that plays each phoneme in a word
- browse words by category
- ‘sounds like’ search (rhyming dictionary)
- ‘search by sound’ (using phonemes).