We added more words to our Word Wall this morning and as we were reading them, we discovered:
I think adults can joke about the crazy intricacies of the English language but explaining them to 5 and 6 year olds, many of which don't speak English at home, is very very difficult.
My explanation, "Ah ha kiddos! That's the English language trying to trick you. Let's make sure that it can't ever trick you okay? Let's practice these words again and make sure that "to" doesn't trick you!"