5th Grade Spelling List E-2

In the second unit of STW's 5th grade spelling series, students will learn more short vowel words. List E-2 has 20 spelling words, 3 review words, and 2 bonus words. Accompanying worksheets include a word search, word scramble, a phonics worksheet, and an alphabetical order activity.

Theme: Each of the words in this unit have the short i and the short o, and/or the short u vowel sound. Words include umbrella, publish, ultimate, obscure, function, ignite, nominate, shimmer, shriveled, pondering, prong, wilted, punish, nonsense, spinning, pulse, injure, longitude, signal, and lodge.

Most of the worksheets in this spelling unit are aligned with CCSS L.5.2d.

Spelling List
There are 25 words in this fifth grade spelling unit. Each word has a short i, short o, or short u vowel sound.
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Worksheets and Puzzles
This worksheets has a variety of phonics and comprehension tasks related to this week's words. Includes vocabulary, fill-in-the-blank, and syllable activities.
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Students will circle the spelling word in each sentence. If the word is spelled incorrectly, they will write it correctly on the line. An answer key is included.
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Can your students unscramble all twenty-five of the spelling words on this worksheet?
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Students copy each spelling word twice.
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Build your own hidden words puzzle. Write E-2 words on the grid. Words can be horizontal, diagonal, or vertical. Fill in the blank spaces with random letters. A friend can solve the puzzle.
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Search for Unit 2 spelling words in this word-hunt puzzle.
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Flashcards
This file has a flash card for each of the twenty-five spelling words on this week's list. Use them for class games, learning centers, or peer-study sessions.
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Alphabetical Order
Write each group of spelling words in alphabetical order. Words are listed in groups of five.
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Use scissors to cut the word rectangles. Glue them onto the chart in ABC order.
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Write all of the spelling words in alphabetical order, from cloth through wilted.
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Spelling Test
Here's a simple template you can use for the E-2 spelling test.
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These sentences can be read to students when giving their spelling test.
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Master Word Lists
This PDF has word lists for all 30 units, plus holiday words, plus themed lists.
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See also:
Spelling Unit E-3

Unit E-3 has long a and long e words, such as skiing, amaze, remain, angrily, decade, ratio, reason, nation, complain, waist, and gracious.

5th Grade Spelling Units (Main Index)

This page has a list of all 5th grade (Level E) spelling units in the series.

Chapter Book Worksheets

STW has lots of worksheets to use with popular novels. Titles include Holes, The Giver, Mr. Popper's Penguins, Because of Winn Dixie, and Phantom Tollbooth.