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Word Family Unit (-ell Words)

This printable word family unit covers words that end with the letters -ell. Word list includes: smell, yell, fell, shell, bell, well, spell, tell, and sell.

Word Family Worksheets -ell


Cut, color, and staple this mini-book. Features the words: smell, shell, and bell.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Complete these 4 different activities on this printable to practice with words that end with -ell.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Write the -ell words on the lines according to the pictures. Color the ovals containing words ending with
-ell. Color the pictures at the bottom that are -ell words.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
This worksheet is a fun activity for kids to match up the right -ell word to the right pictures.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Students can carefully cut out these word cards and use them to make sentences with words from the "-ell" word family. Worksheet includes lines for students to write their sentences.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grade
Students will look at the illustrations to figure out which letter is missing. Next they will write in the missing letter in the box and then write the word on the lines below it.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
This page provides the -ell for each word and students have to figure out what the missing initial letters are according to the images.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Color in the letters in the box to make the word for the picture provided. Then write the word on the lines on the right side.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
For each illustration, find the word in the mixed up letters and circle it.
1st Grade
Use the word web to write in different -ell words. Some pictures are provided to be used as hints.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Color the pictures, trace along the dotted lines, and write these -ell words on this printable.
1st Grade
This activity is great for thinking up as many words that end with -ell as you can and writing them on the
primary-ruled lines.
1st Grade
Use an ink pad and letter stampers to make these words: shell, fell, bell, well, and tell.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Word Games

Pair up your students and they can take turns trying to make word matches with this game.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Use a pencil and a paperclip to build this word spinner which can be used for many games or activities.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Word Slider, Flashcards, and Word Wheel

Cut out the robot and the slider along the dotted lines. Thread the word strip into the slots on the robot to practice reading this unit's words that end in -ell. Click on the ALT button below for a color version.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Practice reading words from the -ell word family with these nine printable flashcards.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Print, cut, and assemble the word wheel with a brass paper fastener. Have students spin the wheel to reveal the words that end in -ell.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

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