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 6+, students will learn 18 spelling words per week (540 total). Three sentences for dictation are provided for each list. Spelling lists include the following: - homophones - blends - vowel sounds - prefixes and suffixes - root words - compound words - words with silent letters - easily confused spellings - multisyllable words - curriculum vocabulary 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