Synopses & Reviews
Here's your comprehensive resource for helping students increase spelling competencies. Each book contains 30 spelling units comprised of a spelling list and practice pages. A complete answer key is included. The spelling words at each level were selected from lists of commonly used English words; commonly misspelled words; words with common phonetic or structural elements; words changed by adding affixes, by forming compound words & contractions. Each book contains 30 spelling units comprised of: 7 a spelling list 7 sentences for dictation 7 four reproducible student practice pages. You also get: suggestions for teaching spelling strategies, and forms for weekly testing, record keeping, and creating your own spelling lists.
In Building Spelling Skills Daily Practice, Grade 5, students will learn 18 spelling words per week (540 total). Three sentences for dictation are provided for each list. Spelling lists include the following: - contractions - blends - vowel sounds - prefixes and suffixes - compound words - words with silent letters - easily confused spellings - multisyllable words - irregular plurals Practice pages include the following: - a spelling list with spaces to read, write, and spell each word - word meaning (filling in missing spelling words in sentences, crossword puzzles, synonyms/antonyms) - exercises with phonetic elements and other types of word study - editing for spelling Reproducible forms include: - spelling record form - individual spelling record - spelling test form - spelling list form - word sort form - parent letter