6th Grade Spelling

Units Covered During the Year:
Short a, e, i, o, and u
Long a, e, i, o, and u
ie, ei
r-controlled vowels
Suffixes: ward, ly
f,ff, ph
Consonant Sounds
Suffixes: ed, ing
Silent and Double Consonants
Suffixes: able, ible
Prefixes: ir, anti, il, non, and mis
Suffixes: age, ment, ful, less, and some
Compound Words
Suffixes: ate, ary, ous, ion, tion, ation
Prefixes: under, sub, super, inter, intra, and mid
Words Writers Use
Suffixes: eer, ian, ant, ent, ance, and ence
Homographs
Greek Roots
Abbreviations and Acronyms