Personal Spelling Dictionary for Older Students -PRINT & DIGITAL- Spelling Book

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  1. This bundle includes 4 dictionaries plus digital Google Slides-ready dictionaries PLUS an editable dictionary (bundle bonus) to meet the spelling and writing needs of ALL your grades 1-5 students. The older student version is in printable half sized booklet size and digital is full sheet size. For
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Give older students the tools they need to be successful! This digital and print personal spelling dictionary has 272 frequently used words that 3rd, 4th and 5th graders use in their writing typed into the booklet. Students add the other words students need.

Now in both print AND digital formats!

Print Version: The finished size of this personal spelling book is half sheet size that older kids will use. The booklet is designed to be glued into a spiral or composition book in half-sheet paper saving size. 5 book cover choices: (3 B&W and 2 color)

Digital Version: The pages are formatted with two alphabet letters per page. Students type their personal words into the table on each page. There are two cover choices for the digital version.

DISTANCE LEARNING NOTE: This digital spelling book is Google Slides™-ready! Just upload the PowerPoint version and save as Google Slides™. You may use this as a digital product with your students PROVIDED YOU USE THE MATERIALS BEHIND A SECURED OR PASSWORD PROTECTED SITE and materials are NOT posted directly to the Internet for others to view.

Ask students to make a "deposit" by adding words into their "Word Bank."

Please don't buy this is you are looking for a personal spelling book for grades K-2.

This book has words older students will need. Click the video link below to see each of the pages.

You'll love how easy it is to assemble this dictionary for students in grades 3-5. The pages are specially formatted to print back to back on 7 sheets of 8.5" x 11" paper. Print, collate the pages, fold in half, and staple! Finished!

Ideas For Use:

✔️ These books are great for students to keep in their writing journal or Interactive Notebooks.

✔️ Send a copy home for a homework reference.

✔️ Have students use their personal spelling books as they write.

✔️ Add new words on the lines. Highlight the typed words that are repeated words students need.

✔️ Keep a copy handy for writing tasks.

✔️ These are great for your ESL students.

✔️ Perfect for special education learners.

✔️ Write your classroom words into the booklet before duplicating to further personalize.

2 editable PowerPoint versions also included:

  1. Type your own words at the end of each letter's pre-printed word list.
  2. Fully editable - type the words you need for each letter.

Give your upper elementary students the tools to be successful writers with this personal spelling dictionary.

Programs Needed:

Adobe Reader to open and print the PDFs

MS PowerPoint to use the editable sets


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Total Pages
57 pages of print and digital
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Spell grade-appropriate words correctly, consulting references as needed.
Spell grade-appropriate words correctly, consulting references as needed.
Consult reference materials, including beginning dictionaries, as needed to check and correct spellings.


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