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Weekly Spelling Words and Activity Grid - Lower Years

$3.99 or Free on Plus | 20 pages (PDF, Word)|Grades: 1 - 3

20 pages of weekly spelling words, extension words and activities.

These spelling activity cards include:

  • 10 spelling words
  • 5 extension words
  • activity grid with 10 fun and engaging activities.

Also included are colour and black and white Word versions for you to add your own words and activities.

Covering a range of spelling concepts including phonemes, digraphs, blends and plurals.

  • oo, ew, ue, u-e
  • m, mm, mb
  • n, nn, kn
  • r, rr, wr
  • j, g, ge, dge
  • w, wh, u
  • _e, y, igh, i
  • ir, ur, or, er
  • or, ore, a, aw, au
  • oa, o-e, ow, u
  • plurals
  • ou, ow
  • ck, sh, ch (end)
  • ch, sh, th, wh
  • e, ea, ee, y, ey
  • ai, ay, a-e, a
  • oi, oy
  • nt, nd, nk, mp and st (end)
  • bl, cl, fl, gl, pl, sl
  • br, cr, dr, fr, gr, tr

How to use this resource:

  • Print out the black and white spelling grids and have students stick them into their spelling books at the beginning of the week.
  • Students need to colour in each box in the Activity Grid by the end of the week.
  • Print and laminate the coloured grids to have at activity stations during your small group work.
  • Send home the black and white versions for weekly homework.

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Please make for older grades!

Anneliese Johnson · Feb 3rd, 2020

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Stephanie (Teach Starter) · Feb 4th, 2020

I love the idea of this activity grid. However, I have a very low ability class and doing 4 variations of a sound a week will be overload for my year 1s. is it possible to have them split up? to perform two variations a week?

Kellie Farrugia · Feb 6th, 2019

Hi Kellie,
Great suggestion – can you please put in a resource request change by using the options at the bottom of this resource? Thanks

Holly (Teach Starter) · Feb 7th, 2019

This looks great – is there one for year 4/5/6?

Anna Bartlett · Oct 11th, 2016

This resource is awesome! Going to use this for my targeted phonics group for this term. Love the resources you create at Teachstarter 🙂

Meghan · Sep 21st, 2016

Thanks for your lovely feedback Meghan! We are glad you find our resources useful!
Kind regards,
Holly

Holly (Teach Starter) · Sep 22nd, 2016

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