Although this product is titled "First Quarter" Spelling, it can be implemented at any time of the year! The best way to teach spelling is through the use of patterns. This product features 9 weeks of Spelling patterns, as well as the option for teachers to add in 5 "other" words. Typically, I choose words that I notice that my students are mis-spelling often. Or, you can choose various terms that your students are learning in class!
This 9 week product covers the various spelling rules/patterns:
-Long o (o-a, o-e, ow)
-Singular & Plural Nouns
As well, it covers the following suffixes:
This product also guides students through spelling homework which is due Friday of each week. Homework includes students writing their words five times each, using the words in a sentence, re-writing the words that are challenging to them, and partaking in a practice spelling test.