Christmas Spelling Unit (5th Grade)

Happy holidays! Here you'll find our level-e Christmas spelling unit. This unit was designed for 5th grade students.

Word list: Rudolph, reindeer, exchange, boughs of holly, mistletoe, snowfall, ornaments, wrapping, wreath, chimney, tinsel, caroling, gingerbread, sleigh bells, fruit cake, Christmas, presents, chestnuts, evergreen, elves, poinsettia, pageant, Santa Claus, twinkling lights, and angel.

Spelling Word List
THis PDF has 25 holiday-themed spelling words. The full list includes: Rudolph, angel, snowfall, poinsettia, chimney, gingerbread, chestnuts, Santa Claus, exchange, fruit cake, presents, caroling, wrapping, reindeer, pageant, mistletoe, sleigh bells, boughs of holly, elves, Christmas, ornaments, twinkling lights, evergreen, tinsel, and wreath.
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Worksheets and Puzzles
Answer questions about this week's Christmas-themed spelling words. Answer phonics questions, write a spelling word for each definition, unscramble the spelling words, and complete the sentences. Worksheet includes bonus questions and answer key.
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Students identify the spelling word in each sentence, and if the word is spelled incorrectly, students will spell the word correctly on the line provided.
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The letters that make up the words on this worksheet are all out of order. Rearrange the letters to make Christmas spelling words.
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Have students write each spelling word two times in their neatest cursive (or print) handwriting.
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Find all of your spelling words in this word find puzzle. Words are hidden diagonally, vertically, and horizontally.
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Students can make their own word search by hiding their spelling words in the grid. Fill in the remaining boxes in the grid with random letters and give your puzzle to a friend to solve.
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Flashcards
Use these printable flashcards to play a spelling game. Player 1 draws a card and asks player 2 to spell the word.
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Alphabetical Order
Write all Christmas words alphabetically, starting with angel and ending with wreath.
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Students will cut out each of their Christmas spelling words and glue them onto the chart in alphabetical order. An answer key is included.
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Rewrite each group of spelling words so that they are in alphabetical order. An answer key is included.
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Spelling Test
This page has a reindeer graphic, and blank lines for students to write all twenty-five holiday words.
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Here is a list of 25 sentences that contain each of your 25 Christmas spelling words. Read these sentences aloud to your students as they take their Level E Christmas spelling test.
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Master List
This master list has the words for all thirty 5th grade (Level E) spelling units.
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See also:
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