Spelling Help for Older Students
We've gathered spelling help from across our website that is
suited to adults and older learners.
Click the links to find the resources you need most. You'll find
printable versions for the lessons on each page. We also
have recommendations for our favorite
books on Amazon for spelling
tips at the bottom of this page.
for Doubling Final Consonants
When you add -ing
to the ends
of words like sit,
do you double the final consonant in the base word in the base word, or
through this 8-step lesson and you'll soon be spelling these word with
for Spelling Help with IE/EI Words
Follow these 10
steps at your own pace to master these tricky words. We
present the rule, and you practice it, step by step!
10 Spelling Strategies
a condensed version of 10 of the most frequently-used spelling
strategies. Find out which ones you already know, and which ones you
need to practice.
5 Common Spelling
of these common spelling errors, and learn
how to fix them! Learn that this is A LOT of money, not ALOT
money. Master the apostrophe, remember to proofread, and more.
Explained, Part 1:
spelling skills by choosing the correct homonym. Definitions and
examples included for homonyms beginning with A - P.
Explained, Part 2:
Here's more spelling help with
If your/you’re ever to/too confused to use the
homonym, print out this free, handy reference tool! Homonyms beginning
with P - Y.
It's also helpful to review frequently
Skim through the list, make a note of the ones that are troublesome for
you, and then determine to learn them, a few at a time.
As they say, Rome
built in a day, and excellent spelling skills are not developed in a
day, either! This
is especially true if English is not
your first language.
Solving codes is another way to build spelling skills. People of all
ages enjoy uncovering a hidden message. You can find cryptograms
for all year round on our other website.
For More Spelling Help...
We highly recommend these resources, available
on Amazon. com. Please read the descriptions carefully, as
book has some unique features. I've reviewed these myself. If
you're going to buy just one, I recommend the first one, Better Spelling in Just 30
Minutes a Day.
Please note that we will be adding more spelling help as soon as we
can! Why not contact us
let us know what you'd most like to see?