• Weekly Spelling List 

    Spelling List #20: –or, -ore

    1. horn
    2. story
    3. fork
    4. score
    5. store
    6. corn
    7. morning
    8. shore
    9. short
    10. born
    11. tore
    12. forget

    Challenge

    1. report
    2. force

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     Activities for Weekly Practice

    1. Write the Words- Go over the vowels in one color and the consonants in another color.
    2. Sentence Fun- Write each word in a sentence. Be sure to include a capital letter at the beginning and punctuation at the end of each sentence.  Also underline each spelling word in your sentence.
    3. First Try/Second Try- Read each word. Then try to write it without peeking. Check to see if you got it right. If not, fix it!
    4. Rhyming Words- Write your spelling word. Then write two rhyming words next to each word.
    5. Story Writing- Use your words to create a creative story. Use as many spelling words as you can.
    6. Handwriting Words- Write your words two times as neatly as you can.
    7. Pyramid Writing- Write the first letter of your word, then on the next line; write thefirst two letters of your word. Continue doing this until you have spelled the whole word.     

                                                                              c

                                                                              ca

                                                                              cat

    1. Tongue Twisters- Choose five of your spelling words and write a tongue twister using each of them in a sentence. (All words start with the same letter. Example: Pink pigs play the piano.) Underline the spelling word.
    2. Draw a Picture- Draw a picture for each word. Make one picture into a piece of artwork.
    3. Hidden Picture- Draw a picture and then hide your words in the picture. See if a friend or family member can find all of them!
    4. Finger Back Spelling- Take turns spelling and guessing each word on a family member’s back.
    5. Circle Little Words- Write each word and circle the little word in the bigger words.  Ex. Gr  e a t
    6. Spell Creatively- Use one of the following to spell your words: playdough, chalk, glitter, beans, cereal, noodles, salt, sugar, raisins, M&M’s, shaving cream or anything fun!
    7. Newspaper Words- Cut letters out of magazines or newspapers and use them to spell your words.
    8. Cheer your words- Choose one of the MANY cheers in your notebook and cheer your words for your family!
    9. Spelling City- Log onto the website, enter your words and play some fun activities! Spelling City Website Link 
    10. Make a Word Search- Make a list of your spelling words on a word search program and print it out. Puzzle Maker Website Link
    11. Scrabble- Write your spelling words and use the scrabble letters to add up how much each word is worth.  Example:  way = 4 + 1 + 4 = 9