Spelling & Vocabulary Homeschool Curriculum

Find a homeschool spelling curriculum that will work with your student--help them learn decoding strategies, work with word families, increase their vocabulary, and more!

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Homeschool Spelling Curriculum

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Vocabulary & Word Roots

Dwane Thomas of Visual Latin fame stars in a zany new show teaching Latin and Greek roots, as well as hundreds of English words. Utilizing a new approach to learning, WordUp! seriously expands a student's grasp of the vocabulary used in literature, science, and standardized tests. Includes 10 video lessons (15-18 minutes each) that explore 20 Latin & Greek rrots and 200 + English words.

Words Are Wonderful Vocabulary

Words Are Wonderful's interactive approach builds vocabulary using word study strategies. Students learn that words are made of roots, prefixes, and suffixes that, along with context clues, help unlock the meanings of unfamiliar words. Lessons begin with high-interest reading passages, drawn from science, social studies, geography, myths, fables, and poetry, with a range of vocabulary words. Comprehension and critical thinking questions, vocabulary exercises, dictionary skills, writing exercises, and other strategies are also included. Interactive components like clapping syllables, reading aloud, discussing new words may appeal to kinesthetic learners.

  1. Words Are Wonderful, Book 1  (Homeschool Edition)
    Dorothy Grant Hennings
    Educators Publishing Service / Trade Paperback
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  2. Words Are Wonderful, Book 1,  Teacher's Edition (Homeschool  Edition)
    Dorothy Grant Hennings
    Educators Publishing Service / Trade Paperback
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  3. Words Are Wonderful, Book 2  (Homeschool Edition)
    Dorothy Grant Hennings
    Educators Publishing Service / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$16.58 Retail Price$23.59 Save 30% ($7.01)
  4. Words Are Wonderful, Book 2,  Teacher's Edition (Homeschool  Edition)
    Dorothy Grant Hennings
    Educators Publishing Service / Trade Paperback
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Spelling Resources for Students

For elementary students, A Spelling Dictionary contains about 1,400 high-frequency words that make up more than 90% of the words young writers will use. A thematic Word Bank and mini-thesaurus helps students choosing engaging alternatives to build writing skills. A Spelling Dictionary for Writers adds about 4,000 words to cover 95% of middle schoolers' written vocabulary, which includes more advanced themes and technology, communication, and culture concepts. Both resources are comprehensive but accessible reference tools for improving students' compositions and encouraging self-sufficient and resourceful writers.

Sitton Spelling & Word Skills

Sitton Spelling & Word Skills provides students with the spelling, language, and word skills that will help them become better writers. In the units, the "Build Skills and Word Experiences" section give students opportunities to visualize, collect, and analyze words, make inferences, and construct more words using affixes. The "Assess Words and Skills" section focuses on specific words that are targeted for study and continually reviewed until the student spells them correctly. Throughout, Sitton's active learning strategies focus on skills and concepts, assessments, and proofreading accountability so students will extend their ability to include grammar, vocabulary, usage, and writing. Grades 1 - 6.

  1. Sitton 100 Word Chart 5-Pack  (Homeschool Edition)
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  2. Sitton Spell Check Grades K-2  10-Pack (Homeschool Edition)
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  3. Sitton Grade 1 Practice Book 5-Pack  (Homeschool Edition)
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  4. Sitton Grade 1 Answer Key  (Homeschool Edition)
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Spelling & Vocabulary Games

Spelling Strategies Workbooks

  1. Spelling Strategies: Those Terrible  2s (to, too, two) and other confusing sound-alikes.
    Mary Ellen Tedrow-Wynn
    Laurelwood Books / 2022 / Spiral Bound
    Our Price$22.95
  2. Spelling Strategies: Spell Check,  Getting it Right!
    Mary Ellen Tedrow-Wynn
    Laurelwood Books / 2022 / Spiral Bound
    Our Price$22.95
  3. Cool Rules and Spelling  Tools!--Spelling Strategies
    Mary Ellen Tedrow-Wynn
    Laurelwood Books / 2022 / Spiral Bound
    Our Price$22.95
  4. Spelling Strategies: Double Double  No More Trouble!
    Mary Ellen Tedrow-Wynn
    Laurelwood Books / 2021 / Spiral Bound
    Our Price$22.95

Spelling Workbooks

  1. Word Detective, Grade 2: 130 Games  and Puzzles to Improve Spelling
    Ann Richmond Fisher
    Rockridge Press / 2019 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$11.99 Retail Price$16.99 Save 29% ($5.00)
  2. The 4th Grade Spelling Workbook: 95+  Games and Puzzles to Improve Spelling Skills
    Rae Pritchett, M.Ed., CAGS
    Rockridge Press / 2022 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Crypt-O-Words Jr.
    Donna Lasher
    The Critical Thinking Company / 2022 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$14.99
  4. Learn To Write Sight Words: A  Workbook for Kids
    Hayley Lewallen
    Rockridge Press / 2020 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$7.99 Retail Price$10.99 Save 27% ($3.00)
  1. Vocabulary Workbook for Grades 3, 4, and 5: 120+ Simple Exercises to Improve Reading, Spelling, and Word Usage
    Tanya Marshall MED
    Rockridge Press / 2021 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Vocabulary Workbook for 6th Grade: Weekly Activities to Boost Your Word Power
    Kelly Anne McLellan
    Rockridge Press / 2020 / Trade Paperback
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  3. The Vocabulary Workbook for 7th Grade: Weekly Activities to Boost Your Word Power
    Kelly Anne McLellan
    Rockridge Press / 2020 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$9.99 Retail Price$13.99 Save 29% ($4.00)
  4. The Vocabulary Workbook for 8th Grade: Weekly Activities to Boost Your Word Power
    Kelly Anne McLellan
    Rockridge Press / 2020 / Trade Paperback
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VocabCafe SAT Prep for High School

  1. Planet Exile
    Josh Burk
    Maven of Memory Publishing / Trade Paperback
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  2. Highway to Hollywood
    Josh Burk
    Maven of Memory Publishing / Trade Paperback
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  3. The Wandering Watkins
    Judah Burk
    Maven of Memory Publishing / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$12.95
  4. The Summer of St. Nick
    Josh Burk
    Maven of Memory Publishing / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$12.95