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We will be working on syllabication for the next couple of weeks in word study. Syllables are ways that we split words into sounds. There are 8 Types of Syllables: closed, open, Magic e, consonant + le, vowel teams, Bossy-r, dipthong, and shcwa. Breaking words into syllables helps students decipher words as they are reading, but also helps with spelling when they are writing.