3rd Grade Spelling & Vocabulary Activities, Word Work, Spelling Words and Lists
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This 3rd grade Spelling and Vocabulary program is your one stop resource for NO PREP spelling lessons, words, and lists for the entire YEAR. Your students will love the fun worksheets and spelling activities included in this complete spelling packet, too! It's the perfect support for the Science of Reading, too! Everything you need for a complete spelling curriculum is included: weekly lesson plans, spelling lists, sample sentences, worksheets, word work, tests, and more! Just PRINT and GO!
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This resource contains everything you need to teach 3rd grade spelling for ALL 36 weeks of the school year. It has been thoughtfully constructed to address the Common Core standards and helps students learn and master words for specific spelling rules and patterns, as well as academic content vocabulary.
Each list has 10 words that have a common pattern, prefix, suffix, or rule, and 5 words that are related to academic content. The words have been well-researched and carefully built to help your fourth graders develop a stronger vocabulary, as well as spelling mastery.
Each week's list includes the following pages:
- Teacher Plans: Objectives, Common Core Standards, Week at a Glance, Optional Activity Suggestions, and Spelling List
- Spelling Pre-Test and Post-Test sentences
- Printable Spelling Word List
- Spelling Pre-Test and Post-Test
- Look, Say, Cover, Write
- Making Meaning Worksheet
- Word Practice Worksheet
- Fun with Words Activity
- Answer Keys
The lists in this curriculum address the following rules or patterns:
Week 1: Short Vowels a, e
Week 2: Short Vowels i, o, u
Week 3: Long Vowels a, e
Week 4: Long Vowels i, o, u
Week 5: Words with st and str
Week 6: Words with sh
Week 7: Words with ch and tch
Week 8: Words with kn and wr
Week 9: Words with /f/ Sound
Week 10: Words with /s/ sound
Week 11: Words with /j/ sound
Week 12: Words with /ou/ sound
Week 13: Words with long /oo/ sound
Week 14: Words with short /oo/ sound
Week 15: Words with /aw/ and /au/ sound
Week 16: Words with /air/ sound
Week 17: Words with /or/ sound
Week 18: R-controlled vowels
Week 19: Words with /oi/ sound
Week 20: Long vowels with silent e
Week 21: Double consonants
Week 22: Words with /z/ sound
Week 23: Words with -ed and -ing endings
Week 24: Homophones
Week 25: Words with /k/ sound
Week 26: Plural nouns
Week 27: Contractions
Week 28: -ar, -er, and -or Endings
Week 29: Prefixes un-, re-, and dis-
Week 30: Suffixes -ful, -less, and -ly
Week 31: Silent Consonants
Week 32: Compound Words
Week 33: /d/ and /t/ Sounds
Week 34: Two-Syllable Words
Week 35: Three-Syllable Words
Week 36: Antonyms
Fellow teacher-author Kim Miller and I have teamed up to create the most helpful spelling and vocabulary curriculum possible. This resource is truly the ideal way to improve your students' spelling and vocabulary skills! Plus, with NO PREP for you, it's the best of both worlds!
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