Spelling Homework Ideas
Need some ideas for spelling
homework? Check out the
gigantic list below of great ideas! You’ll find the first 20 ideas
the remaining ones here .
Each idea can be used with any list of
weekly spelling words. Choose the ones that work best for your grade
level. Vary the activities frequently.
Note: You might
also want to consider our new AnyWord Spelling Practice eBooks . They
are full of ideas for lots of
spelling practice with any spelling words. The 3 eBooks provide
practice with creative writing, word play, and partner games. Check them
List of Spelling Homework Ideas
each word 5 times, using a different color each time.
spelling words 10 times, using a different font each time.
Create a comic strip. Add captions that use 5 of your
words in ABC order.
words in reverse ABC order.
TV ad for a product that uses 5 of your spelling words.
each word in the dictionary. Copy a definition for each one.
each spelling word out of a newspaper or magazine. Glue all the words
on a piece of paper.
sentence for each spelling word, but leave out the spelling
words. List all the words on the page. Ask a family member to add the
correct spelling word to each sentence.
each word in the dictionary. Write the page number on which it appears
and the guide words at the top of the page.
each word in a sentence. Make pictures for 3 sentences.
your spelling words. Add a rhyming word next to each one.
story that uses 10 spelling words. Remember:
Spelling homework not only prompts students to practice their
spelling words. It can also help get family members involved
the learning process.
each spelling word. Have a family member unscramble the words and sign
your words with alphabet pasta. Glue them onto paper.
paper letters for half of the words and glue onto paper.
word search puzzle in which you hide all of your spelling words. Give
it to a family member to solve and sign.
For a different type of word search, draw a Boggle-type game board.
Make sure it contains at least 5 of your spelling words. See if a
family member can find the spelling words.
Make two copies
of your spelling words on index cards. Use the cards to play a memory
or “Concentration” game with a family member.
each word forwards and backwards.
Find our next 20 ideas here .
Ideas for using
beginning of the week, give students a
written list of 5 of these ideas.
Ask them to complete
them in any order throughout the week.
make a monthly
Write a different idea
on the calendar for each school day in the month.
more spelling homework ideas:
Need more ideas? See this
list of 20 more homework ideas and/or our AnyWord
Spelling Practice eBooks .
Fun spelling practice ideas – Great ways for kids to help each other practice writing almost any spelling words. Time saver for you!
additional spelling practice, try our spelling worksheets
and spelling word games .
Spelling Homework Ideas
AnyWord Spelling Practice Series Worksheets, games & prompts that work with almost ANY spelling words!
Fun Spelling Worksheets for Grades 1/2 50 All-new reproducible pages for early learners!
101 Word Play Puzzlers Discover the FUN of letters & words as you solve each unique puzzle. Great vocabulary & spelling practice!