Spelling Assignments

Homework Choice for Spelling

      Choose one activity for homework each week.
    ABC order- Write your words in alphabetical order.
    Rainbow Words - Write your words in three colors
    Backwards Words- Write your words forwards, then backwards.
    Silly sentences -Use all your words in ten sentences
    Picture words - Draw a picture and write your words in the picture.
    Words without Vowels - Write your words replacing all vowels with a line.
    Words without Consonants - Same as above but replace consonants with lines.
    Story words - Write a short story using all your words.
    Scrambled words -Write your words, then write them again with the letters mixed up.
    Wordsearch II -Make a wordsearch with a friend, then trade and solve.
    Wordsearch I - Complete a word pre-made search.
    Crossword - Complete a pre-made crossword puzzle.
    Surround words - Write your words on graph paper and outline in colors.
    Ransom words - Write your words by cutting out letters in a newspaper or magazine and glue them on a paper.
    Pyramid Words - Write your words adding or subtracting one letter at a time. The result will be a pyramid shape of words.
    Words-in-words - Write your word and then write at least 2 words made from each.
    Good Clean Words -Write your words in shaving cream on a counter or some other surface that can be cleaned safely.
    Dirty Words - Write your words in mud or sand.
    Reversed words - Write your words in ABC order -backwards!
    3D words - Use modeling clay rolled thinly to make your words. Bring a note if done at home.
    Create an activity - Can you think of a fun way to do your spelling activities? Try it out!
    Puzzle words - create a puzzle or wordsearch using an online puzzle maker
    Magazine words - Use an old magazine or newspaper and find your word. Cut it out and glue it on paper.
     X Words - Write two words having one common letter so they criss-cross.
    Other Handed - If you are right-handed, write with your left, or vice versa.
    Choo-Choo Words - Write the entire list end-to-end as one long word, using different colors of crayon or ink for different words.
    Silly String - With a long length of string, "write" words in cursive, using the string to shape the letters.
    Telephone Words - Translate your words into numbers from a telephone keypad.
    Newspaper Words - Search a newspaper page, circling each letter of a word as you find it.
    30 Second Words - Write a TV commercial using all the words from your list.
    Popsicles - Make words using popsicle sticks.
    Secret Agent Words - Number the alphabet from 1 to 26, then convert your words to a number code.
    Etch-A-Word - Use an Etch-A-Sketch to write your words.
    Morse Code - Convert your words to Morse Code