This is a list of "No Excuse Words" to be used by upper elementary students when writing. My students are always spelling basic sight words wrong in grade! This can be placed in a writing folder or made into a poster as a resource for the room.
Fourth grade spelling words. Students choose six words from this list and four others from reading text or class content. They then complete a spelling tic tac toe sheet for homework. Partner tests them at the end of the two week cycle.
Spelling 2 - Instead of students using their spelling words in a sentence for homework. This Spelling Menu gives students more freedom and options in their spelling homework. Students must choose a different menu item every night of the week for homework.
Bring a word study routine into your elementary classroom or homeschool. See how I make word study with Words Their Way work in my classroom. While the post is geared mostly for your and grade upper elementary students - you can also mo