A fun, easy, and remarkably effective way to learn spelling through the technique of 'linking'. The Sir Linkalot app uses spelling animations and quizzes to allow everyone to arm themselves with a wonderfully flexible learning tool and technique to slay the dragon of misspelling, and the ogres of hard-to-remember facts.
Covers English Spelling for the UK National Curriculum. Get near-instant results with this powerful way to learn spelling, punctuation and grammar (SPAG) for school spelling tests, and as practice and revision for SATS.
Sir Linkalot's multi-sensory app improves spelling for students of all ages using quick, memorable and hilarious animations. Weaving a whirlwind of outrageous stories and whimsical scenarios, our animations employ mnemonic devices to reinforce learning and make concrete gains in vocabulary, grammar and spelling ability.
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WORD PACKS FOR WEIRD WORDSMITHS
Spaghetti Shakespeare is our free introductory bundle of ten word animations for the apprentice wordsmith. Now with an extra ten videos for grammar and punctuation in the Colon Conan Doyle bundle.
Sample the core packs, then explore our other bundles named after famous literary figures in history, including: Diarrhoea Dickens, Broccoli Bronte, Weird Wordsworth, Patient Potter, and Anxious Austen.
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COOK UP SOME SPAGBOL
Teachers and parents are regularly left flabbergasted by the rapid progress of students using our intrepid Knight's mighty language recipes. Within a few hours of being introduced to Sir Linkalot's introductory menu of words students have found their spelling practice has been transformed. His favourite dish, SPAGBOL (Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Based on Linking) is particularly suitable for 7–13 year olds.
The educational app distils underused and overlooked mnemonic techniques, refined over years of school workshops and pupil transformations, into packs of whimsical 'flashcard' animations perfect to help spelling for kids.
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AFTER PHONICS COMES MNEMONICS
▶ For students:
▸ Entertaining and hilarious flashcard-style animations teach you fast.
▸ Max your ALF (average last five) quiz score.
▸ Become a better LIAR (extend your 'links in a row').
▸ Smash your spelling tests and share your scores with friends.
▶ For parents:
▸ Encourage your child with bitesize learning sessions.
▸ Join in with rhyme and rhythm to beat repetition and embed difficult facts and figures.
▸ Especially effective for children with special education needs (SEN) and specific learning difficulties (spLD), including dyslexia, ADHD and autism.
▶ For teachers and schools:
▸ Support your in-classroom learning and take-home practice.
▸ Use it to revise the spelling of 150 tricky high-frequency English words in the UK's national curriculum.
▸ Multiple choice spelling game to immediately test learning (core targeted for KS2, but suitable for KS3 and advanced KS1)
▶ Sir Linkalot's multi-sensory approach is truly effective over all age ranges and abilities:
▸ Covers pupils with different learning modalities, including more visual or auditory learning styles.
▸ 'Linking' aids the recall of any fact at a later date, which could delay the onset of dementia.
▸ Useful for adults with dyslexia, or those going back to study as a grammar and spelling refresher.
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SPEED UP LEARNING, ACE YOUR TESTS
Perfect for boosting school lessons, assisting home schooling, and hitting UK national curriculum SPAG (Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar) criteria. Sir Linkalot takes the usual spelling games for kids, and gives them a fantastic twist.
Over a third of 11-year-old children don't meet literacy test standards. We tested Sir Linkalot's 'SPAGBOL linking' with over 600 students between the ages of 7–13 and found a 50%+ uplift in test results, with poorer students doubling performance.
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Finally vanquish bad spelling with Sir Linkalot's 'linking' animated videos and quizzes. Tell us what you think at sirlinkalot.org