Grade 1 Weekly Spelling Words

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Your child will receive 10 Spelling Words and 2 High-Frequency words for a total of 12 Words weekly. Each day, in their BLUE notebook, they will write each word 5 times and provide 1 sentence EACH (3 sentences).

Example:

at at at at at
I am at the park with my mom.

 

Week of Monday, April 4th- long a: ai, ay
1. train    2. way   3. tail   4. play  5. day  6. may
7. rain  8. gray  9. mail  10. afraid  11.  about  12. would

Week of Monday, April 4th-CHALLENGE WORDS KIDS ONLY
1. give   2. surprise   3. would   4. enjoy   5. worry  6. about
7. grandmother  8. train   9. gray  10. rain  11. wonderful   12. mail

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Week of Monday, March 14th- er and est words
1. bigger 2. biggest 3. faster 4. fastest 5. slower 6. slowest
7. shorter 8. shortest 9. sadder 10. saddest 11. good-bye 12. before

Week of Monday, March 14th-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY
1. does 2. good-bye 3. before 4. won’t 5. oh 6. right
7. shiver 8. saddest 9. shorter 10. biggest 11. faster 12. slowest

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Week of Monday, March 7th- er, ir, ur
1. her   2. first   3. bird   4. girl   5. burn  6. were
7. shirt  8. fur  9. hurt  10. sir  11. visit   12. done

Week of Monday, March 7th-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY
1. know   2. done  3. push   4. wait   5. visit  6. insect
7. caterpillar   8. were  9. first  10. hurt  11. burn   12. sir

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Week of Monday, February 29th-Adding -ed
1.  ask    2. asked   3. plan   4.  planned   5. help   6. helped
7. jog   8. jogged   9. call   10.  called    11. again 12.  soon

Week of Monday, February 29th-Adding -ed CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY
1. afraid   2. read   3. soon   4. again   5. how   6. few
7. planned  8. helped   9. asked   10.  jogged  11. called  12. garden

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Week of Monday, February 22nd-Adding -es
1. fix   2. fixes   3. class  4. classes  5. wish   6. wishes
7. kiss  8. kisses  9. bus   10. buses   11. friends 12. very

Week of Monday, February 22nd-CHALLENGE WORDS
1. very  2. away   3. our   4. house  5. school  6. friends
7. buses   8. kisses   9. wishes   10. classes   11. fixes.  12. changes

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Week of Monday, February 8th-compound words
**Spelling & Challenge words are the same this week!!**
1. sunset   2. anthill   3. playpen  4. outside  5. baseball  6. weekend
7. something   8. backpack   9. lunchbox   10. gumball  11. treetop   12. runway

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Week of Monday, February 1st-words with -ng and -nk
1. bring 2. trunk 3. pink 4. bank 5. sang 6. wing
7. rink 8. blank 9. rang 10. sunk 11. every 12. sure

Week of Monday, February 1st-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY
1. blank 2. sunk 3. own 4. enough 5. pink 6. any
7. were 8. distance 9. into 10. beyond 11. above 12. among

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Week of Monday, January 25th-long e and long i: y
1. my 2. by 3. try 4. any 5. body 6. fly
7. cry 8. lucky 9. silly 10. puppy 11. things 12. always

Week of Monday, January 25th-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY
1. always 2. puppy 3. things 4. body 5. everything 6. become
7. hatches 8. lucky 9 brewed 10. sunset 11. silly 12. baby
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Week of Tuesday, January 19th-double e words
​Spelling words and Challenge words are the same this week**
1. sweet 2. jeep 3. peel
4. sheet 5. wheel 6. heel
7. beet 8. seed 9. Lee
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Week of Monday, January 11th-long e words
1. be 2. feet 3. he 4. see 5. we 6. green
7. me 8. she 9. tree 10. week 11. some 12. family

Week of Monday, January 11th-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY
1. family 2. green 3. nectar 4. their 5. insects 6. hidden
7. week 8. drone 9. other 10. tree 11. queen 12. some
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Week of Monday, January 4th- long u words
1. huge 2. June 3. rule 4. tube 5. use 6. cube
7. cute 8. flute 9. rude 10. mule 11. water 12. under

Week of Monday, January 4th- Challenge word kids ONLY
1. forest 2. June 3. bugs 4. place 5. use 6. helped
7. water 8. damp 9. flute 10. under 11. hummingbirds 12. woodpecker
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Week of Monday, December 21st-Sight Words
1. down 2. want 3. there
4. won’t 5. I’m 6. you’ll
Spelling & Challenge words have the same words this week!
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Week of Monday, December 14th-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY!
1. there 2. bone 3. inside 4. joke 5. down 6. together
7. those 8. circle 9. meat 10. stone 11. herd 12. slope

Week of Monday, December 14th-long o words
1. home 2. hope 3. rose 4. woke 5. those 6. bone
7. hose 8. joke 9. rode 10. stone 11. there 12. together
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**Since this week is only a 4-day week, children are responsible for 4 words a night NOT 3!**
Week of Monday, December 7th-CHALLENGE WORD KIDS ONLY!
1. people 2. busy 3. smile 4. pitch 5. neighbor 6. ride
7. stop 8. place 9. check 10. trash 11. where 12. chat
Challenge word kids will be discussed and announced on Monday during conferences.

**Since this week is only a 4-day week, children are responsible for 4 words a night NOT 3!**
Week of Monday, December 7th-long i words
1. like 2. ride 3. smile 4. time 5. white 6. bike
7. dime 8. hide 9. ice 10. kite 11. who 12. work
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Week of Monday, November 30th-long a words
1. face 2. made 3. age 4. safe 5. take 6. make
7. cage 8. cake 9. late 10. name 11. could 12. old
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Week of Monday, November 23rd-sight words
1. good 2. he 3. want
4. to 5.put 6. home
​7. said 8. catch 9. eat
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Week of Monday, November 16th- sh, th digraphs
1. ship 2. fish 3. then 4. shut 5. with 6. rush
7. shell 8. shop 9. trash 10. thin 11. want 12. good
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**Please complete 4 words every night since this week is only a 4-day week**
Week of Monday, November 9th-short u words
1. run 2. cut 3. must 4. sun 5. up 6. bump
7. jump 8. bus 9. nut 10. rug 11. many 12. ​into
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Week of Monday, November 2nd- short e words
1. bed 2. men 3. red 4. step 5. ten 6. net
7. leg 8. jet 9. sled 10. wet 11. saw 12. your​
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Week of Monday, October 26th-Consonant Digraphs
1. chin 2. long 3. fish 4. both 5. ship 6. thin
7. photo 8. shop 9. what 10. she 11. and 12. but
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Week of Monday, October 19th-Sight Words (Set 1: Beginning)
1. an 2. box 3. you 4. many 5. soon 6. by
7. the 8. get 9. is 10. if 11. was 12. of
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**Since this week is only a 4-day week, students will be responsible for completing 4 words every night**
Week of Tuesday, October 13th- High-Frequency Words
1. zap 2. yak 3. tap 4. rat 5. rock 6. fox
7. hop 8. mop 9. comes 10. likes 11. sees 12. gabs
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Week of Monday, October 5th-ending with -s
​1. nap 2. naps 3. sit 4. sits 5. win 6. wins
7. fit 8. fits 9. hit 10. hits 11. her 12. too
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Week of Monday, September 28th-short o
1. mom 2. hot 3. hop 4. pot 5. pop 6. ox​
7. lock 8. mop 9. got 10. rock 11. help 12. use
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Week of Monday, September 21st-short i
1. in 2. it 3. did 4. sit 5. six 6. fix
7. lip 8. mix 9. pin 10. wig 11. and 12. take
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Week of Monday, September 14th-Short a
1. at 2. can 3. cat 4. back 5. dad 6. am
7. bat 8. mad 9. ran 10. sack 11. way 12. on