Why create a subject within TTRS?

  • You are a parent who wants to work through specific spelling lists or material with your child
  • You are a teacher and would like students to take modules that match your classroom wordlists
  • You are a tutor and would like to create custom modules to help your tutees
  • You are an adult learner and would like to drill words that support your work, school, or personal goals

Tips on how to create good modules:

  • Enter 3-5 words separated by a space, or one sentence per line 
  • Avoid using extra punctuation as users must type every mark you enter
  • Limit your text to five lines, to keep module length reasonable  

How do I create a subject and share it?

Create a subject and share it with your child or students in minutes

Step 1 - Visit the Subjects page from the top menu and select Add new subject

Step 2 - Enter a subject name and select a language (UK English / US English / ES Spanish) and select Create

Step 3 - Start typing your words in the box that says write your module text here

To add a new line, select the box underneath

Select Module Name to add a name (e.g. Module 1, Spelling list week 5)

Add images

For visual learners, there is an option to add an image to each line. To add an image, click on the photo icon at the end of the line

Click Choose file and select an image from your computer

Adjust the image where necessary, certify that you have permission to use the image and then click Add image

The image will then appear on a module like this:

Top tips when creating a module:

  • Enter 3-5 words separated by a space or one sentence per line
  • Use repetition where possible 
  • Limit your text to 5 lines to keep module length reasonable
  • Add images to reinforce learning

Select Save when you have finished creating a module.

Your subject is saved and your first module has been created. To add another module, select the "Add new module" button. 

Top tips:

  • You can add as many modules as you want, but we recommend limiting the number of modules to 30 for a level
  • Consider dividing your subject into levels if you have more than 30 modules of material

Adding more levels

You can split your subjects into different levels.

To add a level, select Create new level and give your level a name (e.g. Level 2) and select Create

You can then toggle between  levels and add further modules.

Sharing the Subject with your child or students

When you are ready to share the subject, select Actions and then Share for my students  - the subject will appear in your child or students' subjects page immediately. 

To un-share a subject, select Actions and then Hide subject

Only Administrator accounts and Adult learners can create subject within TTRS.


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