Grade 1 Reading Foundation - Irregular Spellings
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Grade 1 Reading Foundation - Irregular Spellings

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In the English language, there are many irregular spellings of words that do not follow a certain rule. These rules should be taught to the first graders. They should also be taught irregular spellings of words. In this case, the pronunciation also does not match how the word is spelled. In this quiz, the students will spell words based on pictures and sentences.

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1.
Look at the picture. Which word is spelled correctly?
to
too
ta
two
The number two is spelled t-w-o.
2.
Look at the picture. Which word is spelled correctly?
skool
schul
school
schole
School is spelled s-c-h-o-o-l.
3.
Look at the picture. Which word is spelled correctly?
watur
water
watrr
watir
Water is spelled w-a-t-e-r.
4.
Look at the picture. Which word is spelled correctly?
people
peeple
peple
pepple
People is spelled p-e-o-p-l-e. The "o" is silent.
5.
Look at the picture. Which word is spelled correctly?
dore
doar
droe
door
The "oor" sound is pronounced "or."
6.
Which word best fits into the blank?
____ watermelons are juicy.
Thare
Their
Tear
Tare
Their shows ownership which shows ownership of the fruit.
7.
Which word best fits into the blank?
The ____ hopped across the pond.
tode
toad
tod
todd
The "oa" sound is pronounced with a long "o" sound.
8.
Which word best fits into the blank?
____ doll is pretty.
Yoor
Yor
Yore
Your
The "our" sound is pronounced in this word as "or."
9.
Which word best fits into the blank?
He ____ happy.
was
wus
waz
wuz
Was has an ending that has a "z" sound.
10.
Which word best fits into the blank?
The milk smells bad. It is ____.
odd
olt
old
ole
The "l" is somewhat silent or not pronounced as much as the other two letters.
Author:  Amy Flanders

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