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Sixth Grade Spelling List F-13

The 6th grade spelling series asks kids to consider meaning when they spell List 13's homophones. The full-sentence worksheets will be especially helpful! Words covered in this unit are core and corps, grisly and grizzly, complement and compliment, sheer and shear, vial and vile, capital and capitol, vein and vain, bizarre and bazaar, stationary and stationery, idle and idol, and the challenging kernel and colonel.
spelling f13 Worksheets

Spelling List

Print this document at the start of the week and start familiarizing yourself with these homophones.
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Worksheets and Puzzles

This variety worksheet is a great way to learn the ins and outs of this week's words. The section where students fill in the missing letters is especially useful for learning to differentiate between homophones!
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Spelling is more important than ever for this activity! Some words are spelled correctly, others have errors, and others are only incorrectly spelled for the context in which they're being used.
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Hints are distributed evenly across and down. Use the paired list of week 13's words and don't get the homophones mixed up in order to complete the puzzle successfully.
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Focus on spelling rather than context for this word jumble. Don't be thrown off when you come across the five review and challenge words that are also mixed in.
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Many of this week's words are short, which means you might be searching extra hard to find them buried in this enjoyable puzzle.
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This file has an image of an apple core in the top right corner, adding extra appeal to writing each of the 25 words two times each.
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Some of the words your students are most likely to hear have been separated out for this sentence-writing activity. Kids have to know which homophone has which definition in order to get a good grade!
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There are numerous ways to use these review cards while studying words from List 13. You can even add your own bonus set of homophones using the two blank cards.
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Alphabetical Order

Most homophone pairs have been kept together in these five groups of five words to sort alphabetically, but some have been split up.
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Challenge yourself not to make any mistakes while filling in this sheet with all 25 Unit 13 words in accurate ABC order.
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Be extra sure you've alphabetized correctly before gluing your twenty regular spelling words in place for this cut-and-paste activity.
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Spelling Test

Print out a class set of these spelling tests for students to use and prevent any scrambling for spare paper on test day!
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Spelling words have been put into a random order on this read-aloud, test-time aid. Each sentence uses context to clearly indicate which homophone is being used.
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Master Lists

This file makes it easy to reference all word lists in our sixth grade spelling series.
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See also:
Spelling Unit F-14

Click here to move on to List 14. This unit examines closed and hyphenated compounds, including sister-in-law, airborne, uproar, ourselves, runner-up, nevertheless, spellbinding, mind-blowing, and teammates.

6th Grade Spelling (Main Index)

Navigate between every unit in the entire series by clicking the above link.

Homophones Worksheets

This link takes you to our collection of homophone practice worksheets, including multiple on the often-confused to-too-two, there-their-they're, you're-your, and it's-its.

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