Spelling and Vocabulary

Spelling and vocabulary will rotate every other week.  The test will consist of the 10 spelling words and 5 sight words.  In addition, students will be tested on 5 surprise words that follow the rule for the week. Students will also be expected to write 3 sentences using proper capitalization, spelling, and punctuation. The first spelling test will not be graded, but used as an example so that students know what to expect on upcoming spelling tests.

vocab list for August 21-28, test will be August 28
prefixes in – not, dis – opposite, mis – wrong
incapable – unable to do or achieve something
inactive – not engaging in or involving any or much physical activity
disappear – cease to be visible
dislike – feel distaste for or hostility toward
disagree – have or express a different opinion
misspell – to spell a word incorrectly
mismatch – a failure to correspond or match; a discrepancy
misunderstand – fail to interpret or understand something correctly

Spelling words for August 14-21, test will be August 21

bacon
cake
paint
clay
vein
sleigh
great
obey
plane
chain
sight words:
across
afraid
among
anything
around