Each week, your child will receive a 10 word spelling list attached to a spelling packet. This packet is to stay in your child’s folder for the week. The following are the guidelines for spelling homework:
Monday – Write the words two times each.
Tuesday – Choose one activity from Spelling Menu A
Pictures - Pick five words from the spelling list and draw a picture for each word. Write the spelling words under your drawings.
Add It Up - Pick five words from the spelling list. Use the code below to write an addition fact and find out how much each word is worth. Example: cat 5 + 1 + 2 = 8
a = 1 f = 5 k = 5 p = 10 u = 5
b = 2 g = 1 l = 10 q = 5 v = 1
c = 5 h = 2 m = 5 r = 10 w = 2
d = 1 i = 5 n = 10 s = 1 x = 5
e = 2 j = 10 o = 5 t = 2 y = 1
z = 2
Triangle Words – Pick five words. Write one letter for a word at a time until the entire word is written.
Wednesday – Choose one activity from Spelling Menu B
Sentences - Pick three words from the spelling list and write a sentence using each word. Underline the spelling word in each sentence.
ABC Order - Rewrite the spelling list in alphabetical order.
Story - Write a story using five or more of the spelling words. Underline the spelling words in the story.
Thursday – Practice Test
Friday – Sign the Spelling test in the green booklet and return it on Monday.