8th Grade Spelling Year-long Curriculum
This is a comprehensive year-long spelling curriculum for your 8th graders. These lists are organized by by spelling rule and pattern. See below for a list of which patterns and rules are covered. Each week has 10 words provided and also provides space for 5 of your own words. You can choose whether to add thematic words or personal spelling words. This resource includes enough spelling lists for 30 weeks. Over 200 pages!!
- Teacher poster with spelling words and spelling rule/pattern (in color)
- Teacher call out page with sentences to read out during the test
- Spelling worksheet to trace each word twice and write each word twice.
- Spelling worksheet to trace each word once and write each word three times.
- Spelling worksheet to read a sentence and circle the correctly spelled word.
- Spelling worksheet to identify the correctly spelled words.
- Spelling test template
Overall 8th Grade Spelling Word List
Spelling Test Template 2 to a Page
Spelling Test Template 1 to a Page
Personal Spelling List Practice Sheet
Extra Spelling Practice Sheet
Week 1- Words that end with -ent/-ant
Week 2- Vowel -i words
Week 3- Double consonants
Week 4- Homophones
Week 5- Adding an -s to the end of a word
Week 6- Vowel -o words
Week 7- Double consonants
Week 8- Adding a prefix
Week 9- Tricky endings including -ent/-ant, -ence/-ance, and -ery/-ary.
Week 10- Vowel -a words
Week 11- Suffix -ous
Week 12- Homophones
Week 13- Double consonants
Week 14- Double the ending consonant when adding an -ed or -ing
Week 15- Vowel digraphs that get mixed up such as -au/-ua, and -ia /-ai.
Week 16- Words that end with -ar/-or/-er
Week 17- Words with an -ai vowel digraph
Week 18- Verbs in an -ing form
Week 19- Confusing consonants
Week 20- Adding a suffix
Week 21- Words with an -ee or -ea that often get confused
Week 22- Homophones
Week 23- Words that have an -ly ending
Week 24- Silent letters
Week 25- Combing two words to make one, some require changes
Week 26- Words with the vowel combinations -ei and -ie
Week 27- Confusing ends including -le/-el and -age/-ege
Week 28- Consonant blends including -sc and -gh
Week 29- Words that have an -ly ending
Week 30- Commonly misspelled words