Each week, students are given 5 spelling words.  They are expected to choose an activity from the Spelling Menu every night.  Their work should be turned in on Friday.  

Speller's Choice Menu- Scroll for December

This week's spelling words:
1. many
2. then
3. them
4. these
5. so

Go to Spelling City for fun games!  Search for "Feinman" and you will find this week's words.  

Other fun spelling activities your child can do: 

1.           Write your spelling words in alphabetical order.
2.         Write your spelling words in crayon or pen. Write each consonant letter in red and each vowel in blue.
3.         Print each word.  Next to it, write the word in cursive.
4.         Make a set of flashcards for studying your words.  Bring the flashcards into school. 
    5.         Write each spelling word three times.
6.         Write each spelling word in a rainbow of colors.  First, write the words with a red crayon. Trace over the words with a blue crayon. Finally, trace the words again with a green crayon.
7.    Write your spelling words as fractions based on the number of vowels and consonants in each word.
8.      Write your words with all the letters scrambled up. Then ask a parent or sibling to unscramble the words in your notebook. Correct that person’s work.
9.    Write each spelling word.  Next to each word, write two additional words of at least three letters that can be spelled using the letters in the word.  Example: the word pickle can be used to make the words lick, pick, like, and lip.
10.    Use each spelling word in a sentence.
11.    Write your spelling words on cards (make two sets) and play "Memory Match" with them against a sibling or parent.  (Get a parent signature in your notebook.)
20.  Use a thesaurus to write a synonym for each word.
21.  Make and complete a word search using
23.  Write a letter to a friend/relative, in proper letter format, using at least 10 of the spelling words. Underline each word.
24.   Cut out letters from headlines or ads in newspapers or magazines. Use the letters to spell words.


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