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18 resources with the keyterm spelling rules

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Improve Your Spelling with the Visual Thesaurus

For Teachers 3rd - 12th Standards
Using Visual Thesaurus software, class members participate in a computer-based spelling bee. Then they work in groups to analyze the words and use deductive reasoning to infer spelling patterns. They then present one of their "rules" to...
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For Students 3rd - 4th
Your learners practice correct spellings of regular plural nouns. They add correct plural endings to 12 words (-s, -es, or -ies). Then they circle the correctly spelled plural form of nouns (from two choices) in 10 sentences. A box at...
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Spelling Rules: 'EI', 'IE' Exercise 3

For Students 5th - 8th
In this spelling learning exercise, a word with missing letters is given to the student. Pupils must complete the word with either 'EI' or 'IE'.
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Spelling Rules: Ei / IE

For Students 4th - 7th
In this spelling rules worksheet, pupils are given 13 sentences and must choose the correct spelling of a word within the sentence containing the letters "ei" or "ie."
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Spelling Rules: "ei" or "ie"

For Students 4th - 8th
Use this basic exercise to accompany spelling instruction about "i before e." Learners read 12 example sentences and select the correct spelling (from two choices of the same word with ei or ie). From the Purdue Online Writing Lab, the...
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Long Vowel Sounds

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Build reading skills, phonemic awareness, or spelling strategies with this super handy presentation. Each slide contains several variations of a long vowel sound and multiple examples of each. This is a great tool to have around,...
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For Teachers 4th - 5th
After viewing this slide show, which goes over the mosts common reasons for misspellings, students take a short quiz. They must choose the correct version of the underlined word in each sentence, or choose option D; which means "no...
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Sound It Out!

For Teachers 2nd
Help your class improve their spelling skills. Learners take a test, are given a particular spelling rule to practice, and play a Bingo game. This employs various methods for practicing spelling skills.
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Spelling Rules for the Present Progressive Tense

For Teachers 3rd
Help your learners change words to the present progressive tense using this presentation. Using simple words like read, leave, and sit, they add an ing ending properly to a list of words. This is a good way to introduce this topic.
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Spelling Rules

For Teachers 2nd
Have your learners discuss spelling rules using this presentation. Learners talk about identifying the number of syllables in a word, adding er, ed, or ing to a word, and spelling two syllable words with double consonants. 
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Vocabulary Words

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Building a strong vocabulary is key for building a strong literacy foundation. Guide your students through basic vocabulary words appropriate for younger grades or ELLs. Many of the words appear to be grouped by spelling rules, such as,...
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Weirdo Words

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders complete a worksheet. In this spelling lesson, 6th graders test a spelling rule and use it to analyze various words. Students complete a worksheet where they complete words with ie or ei.
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Circle the Correct Spelling

For Students 4th - 5th
In this language arts worksheet, students view three different spellings of a word. They circle the word from each set that is spelled correctly.
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Circle the Correct Spelling: Cemetery - Tornadoe

For Students 7th - 8th
In this language arts instructional activity, students are given 40 words spelled correctly and incorrectly. Students then circle the correctly spelled word.
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Silent E Words

For Students K - 2nd
In this silent e worksheet, students circle pictures whose names have the silent e. A reference web site for additional activities is given.
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Spelling It Right-- "i before e except after c"

For Students 5th - 6th
In this spelling worksheet, students learn the spelling rule: "When you want to say --ee--, it's i before e except after c." Students then complete a chart separating 12 words in to two groups according to their spellings.
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Circle the Correct Spelling

For Students 6th - 7th
In this language arts activity, learners are given 40 pairs of words. In each pair of words, one is misspelled, and the other correctly spelled. Students circle the correctly spelled word.
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Circle the Correct Spelling; Character-Disobey

For Students 8th - 9th
In this language arts activity students are given 30 pairs of words. Each pair features a different spelling of one word. Students select the correct spelling from each pair.