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Research indicates that homophones are the most common spelling errors, but most textbooks do not provide enough practice to approach proficiency by many students.
The crossword puzzle format makes the exercises more enjoyable than the standard fare, and the students get extra drills for spelling, grammar and writing improvement.
The Set of 7 Crossword Puzzles covers more than 100 pairs of homophones.
Each puzzle includes a blank Crossword Puzzle, a Crossword Puzzle Answer Key, a set of usage sentences needing correction, and an Answer Key for the usage sentences.
They are great to use as homework, seat work, or in learning centers, and they are very easy to check for busy teachers.
Try Puzzle No.1 for free, and your students will beg for more!
The entire set is available here:
Seven Homophone Crossword Puzzles
Also, be sure to check out Reading Spotlight's
Difficult Clusters Bingo Bundle
to improve recognition and spelling of particularly difficult vowel and consonant clusters, such as tion, kn, ight, ild, etc.