5th Grade Spelling Words and Activities

Check out these 5th grade spelling words and activities. Whether you're a homeschool teacher, a classroom teacher, or a parent who's interested in strengthening your own fifth grader's spelling skills, we think you'll find these resources to be very helpful.


5th grade spelling student5th Grade Spelling Words 

5th grade spelling words - A gigantic list of 300 words typically included in fifth grade spelling programs. Use these for making your own spelling word games, worksheets or extra oral practice. Here's a peek at a few of the words.
 
beginningbruisebusinesscalves
capitolcaptaincarefullycelebrate
centurychemicalchocolateclimate
collarcolumnconsonantcontinent


5th grade spelling bee words - A list of 100 words, arranged from easiest to most challenging. A good "short list" for your fifth graders to use and practice. Most of these words also appear on our master list of 300 words.

Work Sheets, Puzzles and Games

Missing Letters and In Between  - Two super-simple ways for students to practice spelling, develop their vocabulary and practice dictionary skills.
word search puzzle
Word Search Puzzle - Students identify incorrectly spelled words and find the correct ones in a unique puzzle. The worksheet is based on our fifth grade spelling word list.

Spelling Bee Games - Try one of our new Silent Spelling Bee variations. A fun--and quiet--twist on  a classic game! 

Another Spelling Bee Game - Students step up to victory as they help theirgreen dice team advance in this fun new game. 

Croaky Meets the Plumber and Extra Letters Worksheets: Students chose the correctly spelled words to complete an interesting story or eliminate extra letters to solve a word puzzle.

So N "ICE" to Know You! - All the answers on this vocab page contain the letters ICE.

More Spelling Fun for Kids - New games to play on a Scrabble game board. Mumbo-jumbo, anyone? 

 Fifty-Fifty - Fun word game for kids. Older students earn points as they engage in word play and spelling fun.

Brain teasers for all abilities. Try our Level 1 or Level 2 puzzlers for new ways to help students think and spell!


Additional Resources

You'll find lots more activities suitable for your fifth graders here:

paper stamped with an A+Spelling Homework Ideas The more practice the better! 20 fabulous, flexible ideas for any list of weekly spelling words.

Spelling Word Games View our entire collection of interactive games for small and large groups of students. Spelling reinforcement can be fun!

Spelling Worksheets See the entire assortment of reproducible pages for spelling practice. Lots of formats from which to choose.
AnyWord eBooks
We have helpful spelling lessons, too, including this Step-By-Step lesson plan on those tricky IE/EI words,

AnyWord Spelling Practice Books - A wealth of worksheets, games and wrting prompts for practicing any 5th grade spelling words. Use the pages over and over!

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