This editable pack includes a full year of spelling patterns for first grade. Patterns included are:
-short a (at,an,ap,ad,ack)
-short i (in,it,iss)
-beginning blends (fl,gl,cl,pl,bl,sl) (gr,sp,tr)
-end blends (st,nk,ng,nd)
-short o (op,ot,og)
-short e (eg,en,ed)
-short u (un,ut,ug)
-beginning and end digraphs (sh,th,ch,tch,wh)
-long vowel CVCE (a_e, i_e, o_e, u_e)
-prefixes (re, un)
Vocabulary Challenge pages (editable)
- These pages offer and at-home challenge for students to practice vocabulary words that can help reenforce comprehension skills. These vocabulary words are editable so you can add your own, or use the words included! Download the preview file for a free example of each challenge!
Spelling Test Pages (Two Types - Traditional and Discovery)
Word Wall Word Cards
- You can use these cards in any order. These word wall cards are complete with first grade sight words, and there is also a page of editable cards where you can add in your own words! Download the preview file for the FREE Word Wall cards!
Reward System ("Brain Bucks" for rewarding spelling and challenge words)
- You can use this reward system along side the spelling practice, but you can also use this reward system in your class for behavior as well! Your students can use "Brain Bucks" to purchase certificates, treasure box items, and pay for privileges. This is also a great way to practice counting as students group their Brain Bucks by 2's, 5's, and 10's. Brain Bucks also reinforce good financial literacy habits such as earning, saving, and spending!
Certificates for Rewards (Students can use their "Brain Bucks" to purchase certificates)