Spelling

Third Grade Spelling-Unit 2

  • Group A-(Beginning) Short Vowel Words
  • Group B-(Beginning) Level 1-Sight words with the same Phonics Skills aligned with the Weekly Journey lessons
  • Group B-Bonus Words (Group B students who pass the Pretest on Wednesday will be given the Group B Bonus (taken from the Journeys Third Grade list.) Words on Friday.  Those who do not earn 100% on the pretest will be given the regular Group B test again on Friday. without the bonus words.]
  • Group C-(Developing) Level 2-Sight words with the same Phonics Skills aligned with the Weekly Journey lessons.  (Group C students who pass the Pretest on Wednesday will be given the Group C Bonus  Words on Friday.  Those who do not earn 100% on the pretest will be given the regular Group B test on Friday again. without the bonus words.]
  • Group D-(Secure) Third Grade Spelling Words from our Journeys Lessons
  • Group D-Bonus D Words Students who pass the Group D Pretest on Wednesday will be given the Group D Bonus Words (Fourth Grade Sight Words) on Friday.  [Those who do not earn 100% on the pretest will be given the regular Group D test again on Friday without the bonus words.]
  • I will be putting updated spelling lists in the student binders and on our class website.
  • I will analyze each student's performance after we complete Unit 3 (lessons 11-15) Spelling (in 5 weeks) and reevaluate each student to determine which group would be best for each student..


Lesson 11 -Technology Wins The Game

Group A

Group B

Group B -Bonus Words

Group C

 

Group C-

Bonus Words

Group D

 

Group D-

Bonus Words

List from

Mrs. Grier

cowboy

boil

now

oil

foil

bow

soil

brown

how

crown

 

Review:

boy

 

joy

 

Challenge:

spoil

royal

join

toil

broil

enjoy

avoid

loyal

foil

royal

soy

coil

oink

join

avoid

enjoy

coy

toil

broil

 

Review:

cowboy, toys

 

Challenge:

annoy, employ

point

noise

voice

poison

destroy

joy

point

voice

join

oil

coin

noise

spoil

toy

joint

boy

soil

choice

boil

Review:

come, are

 

Challenge:

poison, destroy

moisten

broiled

poises

choir

enjoy

 

Lesson 12 Tops and Bottoms

Homophones

Group A

Group B

Group B -

Bonus Words

Group C

 

Group C-

Bonus Words

Group D

 

Group D-

Bonus Words

List from

Mrs. Grier

sea

see

blue

blew

male

mail

son

sun

maid

made

 

Review:

 

to, two

 

Challenge:

 

ate, eight

write

right

by

bye

buy

meet

meat

week

weak

mane

main

tail

tale

be

bee

too

two

 

Review:

sea, see

 

Challenge:

threw, through

their

there

they're

peace

piece

hole

whole

its

it's

hear

here

won

one

our

hour

their

there

fur

fir

 

Review:

road, rode

 

Challenge:

peace, piece

raise

raze

rays

principal

principle

 

 



Contractions
Lesson 13-Yonder Mountain-A Cherokee Legend
Contractions (Note: The Apostrophe MUST be in the correct place!)

Group A

Group B

Group B -Bonus Words

Group C

 

Group C-Bonus Words

Group D

 

Group D-

Bonus Words

List from

Mrs. Grier

let's

I'm

I've

I'll

it's

he's

she's

who's

isn't

didn't

 

 

Review

time

like

 

Challenge

that's

aren't

don't

you're

wasn't

didn't

can't

I'm

don't

isn't

can't

we'll

it's

I've

didn't

you're

that's

wasn't

you've

 

Review:

us

them

 

Challenge:

they're

wouldn't

haven't

doesn't

wouldn't

we're

weren't

I'd

he's

haven't

doesn't

let's

there's

wouldn't

what's

she's

aren't

hasn't

couldn't

he'd

they're

Review:

can't

isn't

 

Challenge:

we're

weren't

o'clock

must've

why's

could've

they'd

 

Lesson 14 Aero and Officer Mike

Vowel + /r/ sounds

Group A

Group B

Group B -Bonus Words

Group C

 

Group C-

Bonus Words

Groups D

 

Group D-

Bonus Words

List from

Mrs. Grier

her

fern

girl

sir

stir

bird

fur

hurt

for

more

 

Review

art

jar

Challenge

forget

score

story

fork

morning

short

born

horn

story

fork

score

store

corn

morning

shore

short

born

tore

forget

 

Review:

for, more

 

Challenge: report, force

market

March

thorn

partner

fortune

horse

mark

storm

market

acorn

artist

March

north

barking

stork

thorn

forest

chore

restore

 

Review:

dark
story

 

Challenge:

partner
fortune

spark

square

awareness

upstairs

alarm

 

 

Lesson 15-Ramona Quimby, Age 8

Vowel + /r/ sound in nurse

Group A

Group B

Group B -Bonus Words

Group C

 

Group C-Bonus Words

Groups D

 

Group D-

Bonus Words

List from

Mrs. Grier

turn

fur

cure

fern

ever

sure

bird

curl

pure

hurt

 

Review

her

sir

 

Challenge

church

under

father

mother

cracker

master

feather

 

father

over

under

herd

water

verb

paper

cracker

offer

cover

germ

master

 

Review:

fern

ever

 

Challenge:

remember

feather

nurse

curly

worry

perfect

hamburger

nurse

work

shirt

hurt

first

word

serve

curly

dirt

third

worry

turn

stir

firm

 

Review:

her

girl

 

Challenge:

perfect

hamburger

curious

earnest

learn

thirst

search