In Building Spelling Skills Daily Practice, Grade 1, students will learn five spelling words per week in lists 1–14; then eight words per week in lists 15–30 (198 total). One or two sentences for dictation are provided for each list.
Spelling lists include the following: • short and long vowel words • adding s and es • words with sh, nt, nd • sounds of ow, ar, aw, oa • present and past tense words
Practice pages for each unit include the following: • a spelling list with spaces to read, write, and spell each word • a configuration puzzle for every spelling list • word sorting • word meaning (filling in missing spelling words in sentences) • exercises to find the misspellings and hidden words
Reproducible forms include: • spelling record form • individual spelling record • spelling test form • spelling list form • word sort form • parent letter