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Ch 7: 3rd Grade English: Spelling

About This Chapter

This 3rd grade spelling chapter is designed to help your 3rd graders quickly review spelling rules for homework assignments, upcoming tests, class projects and more. These mobile-friendly lessons can be accessed at any time that's convenient.

3rd Grade English: Spelling - Chapter Summary

This collection of engaging English lessons covers 3rd grade spelling rules. Our expert instructors will help your students review important spelling topics, such as nouns, prefixes, suffixes, and word families, by using a simplified teaching approach. Each lesson comes with a short practice quiz to help 3rd graders retain the information they've studied, and our instructors are available to answer your students' questions.

Chapter Topics

  • Word families
  • Spelling rules and strategies
  • Syllables
  • Plural nouns
  • Dropping and doubling letters
  • Prefixes
  • Suffixes and endings

7 Lessons in Chapter 7: 3rd Grade English: Spelling
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Word Families: Lesson for Kids

1. Word Families: Lesson for Kids

Word families can help you improve your reading and writing skills while having fun. In this lesson, we'll look at some fun word families and see how you can use them to make rhymes.

Correct Spelling in Written Work: Strategies & Tips

2. Correct Spelling in Written Work: Strategies & Tips

In this lesson, we will discuss why it is important to have correct spelling in your writing. We will then discuss some tips to be sure you are using correct spelling.

Syllables Lesson for Kids: Definition & Rules

3. Syllables Lesson for Kids: Definition & Rules

Did you know that words are often like puzzles, made of smaller pieces or parts? These pieces of words are called syllable and this lesson will teach you how to find and use them. Read on to learn more about syllables!

English Spelling Rules for Plural Nouns

4. English Spelling Rules for Plural Nouns

Our world is filled with nouns. For such an important part of speech, it is vital to follow the right spelling rules. In this lesson, we will discuss the rules for spelling plural nouns.

English Spelling Rules for Doubling & Dropping Letters

5. English Spelling Rules for Doubling & Dropping Letters

In this lesson, you'll learn the spelling rules associated with doubling letters. You'll also learn how to correctly drop letters when changing the form of a word. Then you can test your new skills with a short quiz.

English Spelling Rules for Prefixes

6. English Spelling Rules for Prefixes

Adding a prefix to a word changes that word's meaning. In this lesson, you'll learn how to spell words correctly when adding prefixes, and you'll have a chance to test yourself with a short quiz.

English Spelling Rules for Suffixes & Endings

7. English Spelling Rules for Suffixes & Endings

Suffixes change much about words, including the spelling. This lesson outlines some of the guidelines for using suffixes, ensuring correct spelling of the word.

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