Spelling Pretest Spelling List
The first five words are the high frequency words (word wall).The words with the * will follow the spelling rule:
when a one-syllable base word ends in (f), (l), or (s) immediately after short vowel, the (f) sound is spelled “ff”, the (l) sound is spelled “ll”, and the (s) sound is spelled “ss”
, or they are words spelled with affixes (a prefix or suffix added to a word). Affixthis week:
Rimes this week: each, eigh
10. lightest *11.
11. greatest *12.
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Tips for Spelling Practice at Home:
1. Look at the word carefully.2. Say the word.3. With eyes closed, visualize the word.4. Cover the word and then write it.5. Check the spelling.6. If the word is misspelled, repeat steps 1-5.