This download includes 8 spelling lessons, intended to be used every two weeks for one semester. They are based on the 150 most commonly misspelled words (letters A & B).
The unit begins with a review of the parts of speech used in these lessons. A parts of speech reference sheet for each student is included. A more in-depth PowerPoint presentation of the parts of speech is available as a separate file download (recommended).
Each spelling lesson includes a spelling word practice chart. In addition, the lessons are extended to include vocabulary and parts of speech retention and usage. Students will look up the definition associated with the part of speech listed and then write an original sentence using the word in the correct form according to the part of speech listed.
There are two tests included, one for lessons 1-4 and another for 5-8, with answer keys. There is also a test review PowerPoint for lessons 1-8 available as a separate file download.