5th Grade Spelling List E-5

The 5th grade spelling words presented on this page all have r-controlled vowels.

List: ferment, guitar, hangar, scorch, explorer, churn, pier, thirsty, garden, computer, charge, amaze, evict, charcoal, quarter, consumer, error, scarce, porch, orchard, nerve, concrete, heartfelt, spider, and clerk.

Spelling List
Spell words with r-controlled vowels. Words in this list include garden, explorer, heartfelt, charge, pier, hangar, churn, scarce, guitar, clerk, nerve, computer, quarter, spider, error, charcoal, orchard, scorch, porch, and consumer.
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Answer phonics questions about this week's spelling words. Identify vocabulary and definitions, name synonyms and antonyms, and complete the sentence with the correct spelling word.
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Read each sentence carefully and circle the spelling word. If the word is spelled incorrectly, write the correct spelling on the line.
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Can your students make words from these scrambled letters?
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This worksheet has spaces for students to write each spelling word twice.
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Write the words horizontally, vertically, or diagonally in the table to make a custom word find puzzle for a friend.
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Students will find their spelling words for this unit hiding in the puzzle. Words might be horizontal, vertical, or diagonal.
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Flashcards
Cut these flash cards apart. Pairs of students can take turns drawing cards and asking each other how to spell the words.
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Alphabetical Order
This sheet has groupings of words. Write each group in ABC order on the lines provided.
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Snip the word cards on the page's footer. Then affix each to the top of the page in the correct spaces.
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This worksheet has blank lines, numbered one through twenty-five. Write spelling words on the lines, in alphabetical order.
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Spelling Test
Use this template when giving your spelling test. Includes a custom graphic of a gardener.
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Here is a list of sentences you can read aloud when you give your students the spelling test for E-5.
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Master Lists
This printable file has all 30 word lists for 5th grade spelling. There are a few holiday and themed lists too.
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See also:
Spelling Unit E-6

Next week's words include bicycle, recent, forceful, sincere, triceps, accept, those, closet, sizes, arose, license, phase , city, cereal, because, medicine, choose, cancel, lose, and distance. All items in the list have the /s/ or /z/ sound.

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