Don’t say the word before confirming the spelling and pronunciation with readers. Help them listen and identify the sound that an inflectional ending makes to understand how the letters ed at the end of the words has more than one pronunciation.
Read and spell words with inflectional endings that signal present progressive or past tense.
I can add an inflectional ending to make present progressive or past tense.
• present progressive tense marker -ing
• past tense marker -ed