Spelling Words

Second Grade
Spelling Words



Week of April 2:

Spelling Words (Review Unit 5):  The second graders will have one test on Friday, a review of Unit 5 spelling words.  The spelling words are:  cheerful, teacher, visitor, preschool, regroup, unlock, write, lamb, sign, phone, laugh, ticket, because, talk, draw.


Week of April 9:

Spelling Words (inflected endings):  tried, trying, planned, planning, liked, liking, skipped, skipping, heavier, heaviest, lighter, lightest

Challenge Words:  bases, cheers, field


Week of April 16:

Spelling Words (Abbreviations):  Mr., Mrs., St., Jan., Feb., Aug., Dr., Ms., Rd., Oct., Nov., Dec.

Challenge Words:  America, freedom, nicknames


Week of April 23:

Spelling Words (final syllables tion, ture, ion):  mixture, nation, section, future, picture, action, caution, station, fixture, motion, nature, feature

Challenge Words:  collects, favorite, present


Week of April 30:

Spelling Words (suffixes ness, less, able, ible):  kindness, careless, goodness, useless, fearless, darkness, sadness, sickness, helpless, thankless, fitness, weakness

Challenge Words:  campfire, cattle, galloped


Week of May 7:

Spelling Words (Prefixes mis, mid, micro, non):  midair, misplace, mislead, midway, misprint, midday, midweek, misbehave, midyear, mismatch, misdeed, mistake

Challenge Words:  assembly, election, microphone


Week of May 14:

The second graders will have one test on Friday, a review of Unit 6 spelling words.  The spelling words are:  trying, planned, liking, Mr., Mrs., Aug., future, picture, nation, kindness, goodness, helpless, mistake, midyear, mismatch.


Week of May 21:

Spelling Words (Classmates’ names as bonus words):  The words are all bonus words that can only help a student's spelling grade.  We will have one test this week on Tuesday:  Nate, Joe, Naomi, Baylee, Madison, Nicholas, Laura, Wyatt, Bailey, Will, Leighton, Julianne, Morgan, Marshall, Lincoln, Skye, Gabriel, Mrs. Arden.