1st Grade Spelling Lists
Nouns, verbs, numbers and colors
Good 1st grade spelling lists contain words with
, and the kinds of words we've
included here: nouns, verbs, colors and numbers.
"extra" words - nouns, verbs, colors and numbers, help first graders as
they begin to write sentences and stories of their own.
There are many ways
for early learners to practice new spelling words. That's why we offer
a variety of first
learning and spelling activities
, as well as phonics games
and first grade worksheets.
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of FUN Spelling
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You'll find 50 all-new worksheets
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for your early learner.
As parents and teachers, our job is to
find the ways in which our children learn best. Then we need to
encourage them as they
learn with frequent words of affirmation.
these sight words for first grade spelling as many ways as you can.
are a few ideas for parents and teachers:
- Look for these words when you're reading picture books
together. After you've finished reading an
enjoyable book, go back and look for these sight words. Encourage your
first grader to read sentences aloud that contain those words.
- Ask your child to
spell the words aloud from time to time in spare moments. Choose just
one or two words to work on at once. Quiz your child (or students)
many, many times but only for a minute or two. Long periods of drill
are not helpful at this age.
More 1st Grade Spelling Lists
If you're looking for another good list
of first grade spelling words, check out some these:1st grade
40 Dolch words are the most important words for first graders to read
instantly and spell easily. We also have the complete Dolch Word list
preprimer through 3rd grade levels. 1st
spelling word list
- 200 spelling words of all types for your
first grader to learn: short vowels, long vowels, sight words and
spelling words: Short vowels - 100 Words with short vowel
in word famiies.
words: Long vowels - 60 simple words with long vowel sounds,