Spelling Theme Unit: Insect Words

This is a special insect-themed spelling unit for second grade. The words in this list include: firefly, moth, wasp, bedbug, butterfly, wings, ladybug, flea, cricket, dragonfly, beetle, bee, mantis, grasshopper, and ant.

Spelling List
Here is your insect-themed spelling list! The words on this list include: firefly, butterfly, ant, wings, bee, moth, ladybug, grasshopper, flea, bedbug, mantis, beetle, wasp, dragonfly, and cricket.
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Worksheets and Activities
Students will choose the spelling word that best completes the sentence. An answer key is included with this printable spelling activity.
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In this spelling activity, students will unscramble the words to form a complete sentence. They will write the sentence on the line provided.
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Unscramble each spelling word in this fun activity!
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Can you find all the words in your spelling list? Words are hidden vertically and horizontally.
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Write each spelling word two times for extra practice.
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Students will type their spelling words on a word processor using this printable spelling activity.
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Flashcards, Word Wheel, and Slider
Printable spelling flashcards you can use with this special insects-themed spelling unit for second grade.
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Students will use this fun activity to practice their spelling words. Partners will take turns spinning the spelling word wheel and testing the other person on the spelling of each word.
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Print, cut, and assemble this word slider in the shape of a ladybug featuring insect-themed spelling words. (Color version of this slider available with the ALT button below.)
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ABC Order
Rewrite each group of words in alphabetical order. (example: wings, moth, flea, mantis --> flea, mantis, moth, wings)
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Cut out each spelling word and glue it into the chart provided, so that all your spelling words are in alphabetical order.
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Write out the full list of your spelling words in alphabetical order.
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Spelling Test
Here's a handy template to use for this week's spelling test.
2nd Grade
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Here is a list of sentences you can read aloud to your students as you administer their spelling test.
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Master List
This file contains the master lists for all units in our 2nd grade spelling series. There are 30 regular units, plus holiday units.
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More Spelling Units (Second Grade)

This link will send you to a page with all 30+ units in the STW 2nd grade spelling series. Each unit has a word list, worksheets, ABC order activities, a puzzle, flashcards, a word wheel, and test resources.