Spelling List


Monday- Spelling Pretest 
Tuesday- Word Sort 
Wednesday - Buddy Spelling 
Thursday - Fun Spell 
Friday- Final Test 



Your child is assigned a list based on their spelling pretest.  

-Approach List – 0%-65%

-On-Level List – 70%-85%

-Beyond List - 90%-100% on pretest 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 1, Week 1

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

clap

step

sick

rock

mess

shut

miss

jump

pond

bag

fan

fed

yet

hid

top

clap

step

sick

rock

luck

crop

snack

mess

head

shut

miss

stamp

jump

click

pond

crops

snacks

messy

head

shut

stamp

click

pond

bathtub

anthill

clammy

slump

tunnel

gushed

chuckled

Challenge

bug

wig

Challenge

bathtub

anthill

Challenge

fumbled

trudged

Review

cat

can

man

Review

cat

can

man

Review

cat

can

man

 


Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 1, Week 2

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

date

fine

rose

lake

life

home

safe

rice

wise

grade

smile

base

code

use

woke

date

fine

rose

lake

life

home

safe

rice

globe

plane

wise

smoke

grade

smile

come

fine

rice

globe

plane

wisely

smoke

graded

smiled

come

whale

envelope

crime

shapes

skated

stripes

Challenge

time

game

Challenge

sneeze

escape

Challenge

sneezed

escaping

Review

clap

step

sick

Review

clap

crop

sick

Review

tunnel

crops

snack

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 1, Week 3

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

fail

bay

pail

ray

tray

may

sway

gray

plays

paint

lady

tail

day

pain

way

fail

bay

pail

ray

plain

tray

trail

may

braid

sway

gray

plays

paint

snail

great

bay

pail

plainly

trail

braid

swaying

painted

snails

great

ladies
afraid

unfair

acres

explained

maybe

Challenge

say

sail

Challenge

lady

afraid

Challenge

unafraid

neighborhood

Review

safe

code

rice

Review

safe

globe

rice

Review

smiled

globe

envelope

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 1, Week 4

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

gold

bowl

sold

snow

loaf

coal

slow

grows

show

blow

road

cold

boat

low

coat

gold

bowl

soak

sold

snow

loaf

roast

coast

scold

coal

slow

grows

show

float

blow

bowl

soaked

loaves

roasted

coast

scolded

floating

window

program

shown

growth

folk

throat

swallow

roam

Challenge

soap

toad

Challenge

window

program

Challenge

approach

dough

Review

pail

gray

safe

Review

snail

gray

plain

Review

snails

swaying

plainly

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 1, Week 5

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

sky

pie

might

find

flight

right

fry

tight

child

buy

wind

fly

try

sigh

bite

mild

sky

pie

might

find

fight

tied

right

fry

tight

child

flight

bright

buy

dye

mild

mighty

fight

right

fry

tightly

flight

brightness

buy

dye

wind

children

satisfy

delight

grind

Challenge

tie

why

Challenge

wind

children

Challenge

advice

appetite

Review

loaf

bowl

gold

Review

soak

bowl

gold

Review

soaked

bowl

scolded

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 2, Week 1

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

heel

seal

Week

bean

team

free

green

clean

street

teen

need

three

meet

leak

feel

heel

seal

weak

week

bean

creek

speaks

team

free

green

clean

cream

street

freeze

field

heel

seal

creek

speaks

cream

street

freeze

field

sixteen

peanut

chief

repeat

freedom

weakest

weekly

Challenge

seem

beast

Challenge

sixteen

peanut

Challenge

knead

families

Review

right

pie

child

Review

right

pie

child

Review

right

dye

satisfy

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 2, Week 2

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

wrap

knit

gnat

wrists

wrote

sign

knock

know

wring

write

wrong

knee

gnaw

wren

knot

wrap

knit

gnat

wrists

knots

wrote

knight

sign

knock

wreck

know

wring

gnaws

write

wrong

knitted

gnat

wrists

knots

wrote

knight

knock

wreck

wring

gnaws

writing

wrong

wristwatch

knapsack

wrinkle

Challenge

knife

knob

Challenge

wristwatch

knapsack

Challenge

knickknack

signing

Review

Week

bean

need

Review

Week

speaks

field

Review

freeze

speaks

families

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 2, Week 3

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

scrubs

spree

screams

stream

spread

three

screens

spray

throw

strong

scrap

thrill

straw

street

strip

thread

scrubs

spree

screams

street

scratch

spread

throne

three

screens

spray

throw

strong

scraped

strength

threaten

scrubs

spree

screams

stream

scratch

spread

throne

screens

strong

scraped

strengthen

streamer

scribble

sprinkle

Challenge

stripe

spring

Challenge

streamer

scribble

Challenge

thrown

through

Review

sign

wrote

knife

Review

sign

wrote

knight

Review

signing

wrote

knickknack

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 2, Week 4

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

chick

much

pitch

teacher

cheese

bench

chair

chin

thick

truth

whales

fish

wheel

sixth

show

chick

much

pitch

teacher

lunch

hatch

cheese

stretch

thick

truth

whales

fish

what

them

pathway

pitch

teacher

cheese

crunching

sandwich

ached

searching

chuckled

whales

washing

pathway

shadow

thicken

seashells

wreath

Challenge

chop

white

Challenge

sandwich

weather

Challenge

Challenge

whisper

Review

street

stripe

three

Review

stream

three

scribble

Review

throne

strengthen

sprinkle

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 2, Week 5

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

he’d

she’d

that’s

what’s

won’t

there’s

you’re

wasn’t

we’ll

isn’t

we’re

I’d

I’ve

didn’t

they’re

he’d

she’d

that’s

what’s

won’t

there’s

you’re

wasn’t

we’ll

isn’t

we’re

couldn’t

I’ve

didn’t

they’re

he’d

she’d

that’s

what’s

won’t

there’s

you’re

wasn’t

we’ll

we’ve

we’re

couldn’t

I’ve

didn’t

they’re

Challenge

shouldn’t

wouldn’t

Challenge

shouldn’t

wouldn’t

Challenge

shouldn’t

wouldn’t

Review

much

fish

wheel

Review

teacher

fish

pathway

Review

sandwich

ached

seashells

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 3, Week 1

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

first

herds

purr

third

nurse

girls

firm

world

serve

sir

church

burn

curve

birds

burst

turns

first

herds

learn

purr

third

earn

nurse

perch

girls

firm

word

world

serve

worth

nurse

third

learned

perch

serve

worth

perfectly

Thursday

preserve

suffered

reform

tempered

inform

infirm

emerge

Challenge

birth

Thursday

Challenge

perfect

Thursday

Challenge

conserve

restore

Review

he’d

I’ll

it’s

Review

he’d

wasn’t

didn’t

Review

he’d

won’t

couldn’t

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 3, Week 2

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

bark

sore

hard

storms

yard

sport

sharks

porch

story

chore

card

store

far

more

part

bark

shorts

sharp

sore

hard

storms

yard

sport

sharks

porch

pour

story

chore

wore

carve

sharp

sore

sharks

porch

pour

chore

wore

carve

orchard

artist

heartache

courtyard

tortilla

ignore

ordeal

Challenge

board

artist

Challenge

orchard

artist

Challenge

sardine

gardener

Review

first

third

burn

Review

first

third

nurse

Review

inform

third

Thursday

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 3, Week 3

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

unfair

undo

unhappy

undone

unload

retell

recall

rename

misfile

misdo

misread

mistreat

precut

preplan

presale

unfair

unwanted

unhappy

undone

unload

retold

recall

recycle

misfile

misnumber

misread

mistreat

precut

preplan

presale

unfair

unwanted

unhappy

undone

uncertain

retold

recalling

recycled

misfiled

misnumbered

misread

mistreat

precut

preplanned

presale

Challenge

unwanted

retold

Challenge

prejudge

uncertain

Challenge

uncomfortable

premeasure

Review

hard

far

more

Review

hard

porch

carve

Review

orchard

heartache

tortilla

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 3, Week 4

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

soil

foil

toil

coins

point

noise

boiled

spoiled

enjoys

voice

choice

toy

join

boy

oil

coy

soil

foil

toil

coins

point

noise

loyal

boiled

spoiled

enjoys

voice

choice

soybean

joyful

coy

foil

toil

point

noise

loyal

voice

choice

soybean

joyful

noisy

checkpoint

asteroid

royalty

broiled

Challenge

moist

joyful

Challenge

noisy

checkpoint

Challenge

coinage

embroider

Review

unhappy

retell

misread

Review

unhappy

retold

misread

Review

unwanted

recycled

preplanned

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 3, Week 5

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

loop

rude

look

clue

spoon

blue

cubes

goose

true

shoe

soup

group

food

glue

hoop

loop

rude

look

clue

spoon

tube

shook

blue

cubes

goose

mules

gloom

true

shoe

stew

rude

clues

tube

shook

cubes

goose

mules

gloom

stew

classroom

childhood

annual

snoop

include

assume

Challenge

classroom

childhood

Challenge

classroom

childhood

Challenge

vestibule

actually

Review

toy

soil

noise

Review

enjoy

soil

noise

Review

joyful

royalty

asteroid

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 4, Week 1

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

found

town

shout

owl

bow

round

plow

crowd

proud

clouds

mouse

down

house

gown

sound

found

town

shout

owl

couch

bow

scout

round

plow

crowd

proud

clouds

ground

louder

bounce

found

shouted

couch

bowed

scout

plow

crowd

proudly

louder

bounce

snowplow

outline

scowled

pounce

prowling

Challenge

outline

louder

Challenge

outline

snowplow

Challenge

mountain

boundary

Review

look

true

food

Review

spoon

true

shoe

Review

stew

assume

include

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 4, Week 2

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

years

twins

trays

states

ashes

foxes

inches

flies

cities

lunches

horses

ties

skies

bodies

boxes

years

twins

trays

states

ashes

foxes

inches

flies

cities

ponies

bunches

alleys

lunches

cherries

daisies

trays

ashes

foxes

inches

ponies

bunches

alleys

cherries

daisies

heroes

libraries

chimneys

eyelashes

journeys

scratches

Challenge

pinches

toys

Challenge

heroes

libraries

Challenge

dictionaries

victories

Review

town

round

crowd

Review

town

round

bounce

Review

shouted

mountain

pounce

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 4, Week 3

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

yawn

salt

lawn

halls

hauls

hawks

caused

small

paw

straw

crawl

draw

saw

mall

ball

yawn

taught

salt

lawn

halls

hauls

hawks

squawk

bought

bawls

drawing

caused

paused

crawled

coughing

yawn

taught

salt

hauls

hawks

squawk

bought

bawls

paused

crawled

coughing

walrus

scrawny

stalk

fault

Challenge

bought

paused

Challenge

walrus

autumn

Challenge

awesome

autumn

Review

twins

flies

toys

Review

twins

inches

heroes

Review

dictionaries

inches

heroes

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 4, Week 4

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

sale

sail

beet

beat

rode

road

two

its

it’s

your
you’re

to

too

see

sea

sale

sail

beet

beat

rode

road

rowed

its

it’s

your
you’re

there

they’re

peace

piece

its

it’s

your
you’re

there

they’re

peace

piece

seen

scene

their

flea

flee

weight

wait

Challenge

they’re

there

Challenge

seen

scene

Challenge

stationary

stationery

Review

salt

lawn

small

Review

salt

bought

caused

Review

bought

coughing

autumn

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 4, Week 5

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

cell

gems

age

place

gyms

city

cents

price

space

nice

giant

pages

ice

large

pencil

cell

gems

age

place

gyms

city

cents

price

space

nice

giant

changes

pages

gentle

message

cell

Egyptian

spacesuit

giant

changes

gently

messages

giraffe

celebrated

garage

dangerous

cabbage

courage

citizen

officer

Challenge

Egypt

germ

Challenge

giraffe

celebrate

Challenge

groceries

generous

Review

sale

rode

you’re

Review

sale

rode

they’re

Review

weight

stationary

they’re

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 5, Week 1

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

airplane

daytime

birthday

daylight

sunset

notebook

birdhouse

railroad

headlight

sometime

someone

newspaper

sidewalks

doghouse

stoplight

airplane

daytime

birthday

daylight

hairdo

notebook

birdhouse

barefoot

headlight

sometime

someone

newspaper

sidewalks

basketball

stagecoach

windshield

lightheaded

birthday

thumbnail

hairdo

windowpane

whoever

barefoot

headlight

homemade

someone

newspaper

throughout

basketball

stagecoach

Challenge

somebody

handwriting

Challenge

somebody

handwriting

Challenge

somebody

handwriting

Review

age

city

pencil

Review

age

city

gentle

Review

giant

celebrated

dangerous

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 5, Week 2

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

tries

tried

trying

dries

dried

drying

cries

cried

crying

flies

flying

stays

plays

played

playing

tries

tried

trying

dries

dried

drying

hurries

hurried

hurrying

studies

studied

studying

plays

played

playing

tries

tried

trying

dries

dried

drying

hurries

replied

hurrying

studies

studied

studying

obeyed

obeying

worrying

Challenge

stayed

staying

Challenge

obeyed

worrying

Challenge

obeyed

producing

Review

birthday

sunset

someone

Review

birthday

birdhouse

someone

Review

birthday

windowpane

thumbnail

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 5, Week 3

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

basket

rabbit

hello

latter

invite

number

lesson

chapter

follow

problem

army

butter

Sunday

ladder

pepper

basket

rabbit

napkin

letter

invite

bedtime

mammal

number

fellow

chapter

follow

problem

chicken

butter

Sunday

basket

rabbit

napkin

rascal

suppose

bedtime

mammal

narrate

fellow

chapter

method

problem

chicken

retreat

Sunday

Challenge

mammal

tender

Challenge

splendid

complete

Challenge

splendid

completion

Review

tried

cries

drying

Review

tried

studies

drying

Review

replied

studies

obeyed

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 5, Week 4

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

names

named

naming

hopes

hoped

hoping

races

raced

racing

drops

dropped

dropping

hugs

hugged

hugging

names

named

naming

hopes

hoped

hoping

dances

danced

dancing

drops

dropped

dropping

wraps

wrapped

wrapping

arrived

noticed

offering

hopes

hoped

hoping

achieves

danced

dancing

dropped

dropping

wrapped

wrapping

driving

traded

Challenge

driving

traded

Challenge

driving

traded

Challenge

determined

encourages

Review

rabbit

hello

problem

Review

chapter

number

problem

Review

chapter

problem

splendid

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 5, Week 5

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

pilot

diner

tiger

limit

lemon

planet

model

ever

robot

tiny

cover

salad

silent

spider

frozen

pilot

diner

tiger

favor

lemon

planet

model

shady

robot

tiny

label

cozy

silent

spider

frozen

pilot

jealousy

favorite

lemon

planet

model

shady

robotic

tiny

label

cozy

modern

cousin

frozen

melon

Challenge

melon

water

Challenge

melon

stomach

Challenge

quivered

stomach

Review

named

hoping

traded

Review

named

dropping

traded

Review

arrived

wrapped

encourages

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 6, Week 1

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

untied

repay

unhappy

preheat

unfold

return

dislike

Review

resell

precook

prepay

unkind

reprint

redo

unlucky

untied

repay

disagree

preheat

unafraid

return

preschool

dislike

disappear

resell

precook

prepay

unbeaten

reprint

unwrap

untied

reread

disagree

rearrange

unafraid

rebuild

disappear

unknown

prehistoric

prepay

unbeaten

reenter

unwrap

unlucky

recover

Challenge

preschool

disorder

Challenge

unlucky

recover

Challenge

discontinue

unfamiliar

Review

tiger

planet

silent

Review

tiger

planet

spider

Review

pilot

planet

modern

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 6, Week 2

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

able

purple

global

table

towel

eagle

puzzle

middle

little

bottle

camel

pickle

travel

tunnel

ankle

able

purple

riddle

handle

towel

eagle

puzzle

castle

little

nickel

camel

pickle

travel

tunnel

squirrel

unstable

terrible

riddle

handle

towel

whistle

motel

castle

single

nickel

camel

pickle

icicle

tunnel

squirrel

Challenge

motel

sample

Challenge

motel

couple

Challenge

several

couple

Review

unhappy

return

unkind

Review

dislike

return

unwrap

Review

disagree

unfamiliar

prehistoric

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 6, Week 3

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

about

allow

appear

away

coffee

complain

enjoy

explain

poison

remain

repeat

unreal

unclear

reading

detail

about

allowing

appear

wayward

coffee

complain

enjoyed

explaining

poison

remain

repeat

unreal

unclear

reading

detail

textbook

allowable

appear

viewpoint

coffee

complaining

enjoyment

explaining

poisonous

remainder

repeatedly

unreal

unclear

reachable

detailed

Challenge

fourteen

holiday

Challenge

fourteen

holiday

Challenge

fourteen

holiday

Review

able

middle

little

Review

able

puzzle

pickle

Review

several

squirrel

pickle

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 6, Week 4

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

sister

sailor

dollar

toaster

winter

doctor

later

dancer

better

writer

silver

solar

actor

December

author

sister

sailor

dollar

toaster

winter

doctor

layer

dancer

mayor

writer

silver

cellar

trailer

December

author

circular

sailor

dollar

toaster

doctor

feather

dancer

mayor

governor

silver

cellar

trailer

December

author

editor

Challenge

tiger

motor

Challenge

circular

editor

Challenge

daughter

neighbor

Review

about

explain

repeat

Review

about

explaining

repeat

Review

viewpoint

explaining

repeatedly

 


 

Grade 3 Spelling

Unit 6, Week 5

Approaching

On-Level

Beyond

careful

cheerful

helpful

harmful

careless

handful

painless

priceless

helpless

sleepless

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