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Spelling Task Cards

PDF | 58 pages|Grades: 1 - 4

A set of 57 spelling task cards.

Use these Spelling Task Cards for those who have finished everything, or for homework tasks.

You can use the blank cards provided to construct your own activities.

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  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  • VCELA296

    Recognise homophones and know how to use context to identify correct spelling

  • VCELA354

    Understand how to use banks of known words, word origins, base words, prefixes, suffixes, spelling patterns and generalisations to spell new words, including technical words and words adopted from other languages

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELA1526

    Understand how to use knowledge of known words, word origins including some Latin and Greek roots, base words, prefixes, suffixes, letter patterns and spelling generalisations to spell new words including technical wordsElaborationsusing a dictionary...

  • ACELA1779

    Understand how to use knowledge of letter patterns including double letters, spelling generalisations, morphemic word families, common prefixes and suffixes and word origins to spell more complex wordsElaborationsapplying generalisations for adding a...

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Lindsay Radburn

Is this available as a Word doc so that I could add more advanced activities?
Thank you 🙂

Lindsay Radburn · Jan 23rd, 2018

Jill (Teach Starter)

Thank you for your great suggestion, Lindsay. Can you please request a change to this resource using the Changes & Updates tab above? This is definitely something one of our designers could work on for you.

Jill (Teach Starter) · Feb 28th, 2018

Emma Walker

Any chance we could get these in a smaller size? Im looking for 4, 6 or 8 per page rather than one per page! Thanks.

Emma Walker · Jul 26th, 2017

Thank you very much!

· Dec 17th, 2016

Deanne Moller

Oh fantastic! Thanks for that tip 🙂

Deanne Moller · Apr 24th, 2015

Deanne Moller

These are fantastic!
I think they would be even better if there was an option to have them smaller, like 8 task cards to a page for small group word work or homework task cards.

Great resource though 🙂

Deanne Moller · Apr 19th, 2015

Stay tuned Deanne! That option is coming soon 🙂

In the meantime, try printing multiple pages per sheet of paper. You can find out more here: https://teachstarter.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/201085749-How-do-I-print-my-resource-in-the-correct-size-

Kind regards,

· Apr 19th, 2015

De Welch

love this

De Welch · Mar 21st, 2015

Thanks De!

· Mar 24th, 2015

Resource Updates

  • The Code Breaker task card has been updated so that all numbers (1-26) are included.

    Fix by Stephanie (Teach Starter) Jan 31st, 2021

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