Check out these 5th grade spelling words and activities. Whether you're a home school 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 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.
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.
NEW! 5th grade spelling lists - 3 more big lists from typical fifth grade math, science and social study classes. Lots of great words for your students to learn!
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.
So N "ICE" to Know You! - All the answers on this vocab page contain the letters ICE.
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.
Missing Letters and In Between - Two super-simple ways for students to practice spelling, develop their vocabulary and practice dictionary skills.
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.
Spelling Bee Games - Try one of our new Silent Spelling Bee variations. A fun--and quiet--twist on a classic game!
Bee Game -
Students step up to victory as they help their team advance in this fun
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.
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!
AnyWord Spelling Practice Series Fun Worksheets, games & prompts that work with almost ANY spelling words!
Spelling Bee Toolboxes for Grades 3/5 and 6/8 All the resources you need for a successful bee! On Sale!
Monumental Spelling Bee Lists with definitions, sentences and language of origin
Colossal Spelling Bee Word Lists Definitions, parts of speech & sentences included for 600 words, at two levels
100 Difficult Spelling Bee Words, Definitions & Sentences Our toughest list, for upper grades and adults!
600 Spelling Bee Words & Sentences for Gr 3/5 & 6/8 Extra words & sentences at two levels
101 Word Play Puzzlers Discover the FUN of letters & words as you solve each unique puzzle. Great vocabulary & spelling practice!