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Sixth Grade Spelling List F-24

Words in Unit F-24 end in one of two similar-sounding suffixes that carry very different meanings! Sort them by meaning and spelling: tourist, healthiest, therapist, optimist, slightest, receptionist, busiest, volcanologist, journalist, novelist, heartiest, stylist, antagonist, activist, earliest, finalist, wealthiest, deadliest, pharmacist, prettiest, anthropologist, and lengthiest.
spelling f24 Worksheets

Spelling List

Practice spelling words with the suffixes -ist and -est using this word list. The list includes words such as receptionist, volcanologist, wealthiest, and earliest.
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Worksheets and Puzzles

This printable activity is perfect for your students to practice spelling words with the suffixes -ist and -est. Answer a variety of questions to test your knowledge of this week's words.
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Challenge your knowledge of this week's spelling words by fixing the misspelled words on this printout. Can you find the spelling word in each sentence? Is it spelled correctly or incorrectly?
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Which spelling word is an antonym for pessimist? Which spelling word means the most vigorous and unrestrained? Use these clues and others to complete this fun crossword puzzle.
6th Grade
This worksheet is sure to challenge your students and is a fun way to practice spelling words. Try to unscramble to each set of letters to discover the correct spelling word.
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Take a good look at this grid of letters to find all 25 spelling words!
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This printable activity is a quick way for students to practice their spelling words with -ist and -est suffixes. Students will write each spelling word two times.
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Grab a tablet or laptop to type 12 sentences with the given spelling words.
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These colorful flashcards are a perfect way to practice spelling words with -ist and -est suffixes. Simply print, cut out, and use in a variety of ways!
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Alphabetical Order

This worksheet requires students to alphabetize sets of 5 spelling words.
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Can your students put all 25 of this week's spelling words in ABC order?
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Get your scissors and glue ready for this interactive ABC order activity. Students will cut out 20 spelling words, rearrange them, and then glue them in ABC order.
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Spelling Test

Print out this spelling test outline and you will be all set to give this week's spelling test! There are 25 lines for students to write each word.
6th Grade
This printout is perfect for giving the -ist and -est suffixes spelling test. All 20 spelling words, 3 review words, and 2 challenge words are in random order and include a sentence with the word.
6th Grade

Master Lists

Find all of the spelling lists for our sixth grade series grouped together here.
6th Grade
See also:
Spelling Unit F-25

The 25th unit explores many distinct suffixes that end in the letter y. Spot them in this sampling of the spelling list: faulty, formally, desperately, humbly, humility, subtly, generosity, anxiety.

6th Grade Spelling (Main Index)

If you're looking to switch it up from suffixes, we've got 3 themes to choose from. Find them and all the other units on this linked page.

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