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Posted on Published: May 15, 2021  - Last updated: November 24, 2023

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Grade 1 spelling words with 32 weekly spelling lists. The free printable 1st grade spelling lists can be printed on 4 pages.

Here’s a free printable list of 1st grade spelling words .

There are 32 weekly spelling lists with 10 first grade words per list.

About These 1st Grade Spelling Words

First graders will learn to spell 320 words throughout the year.

These first grade spelling lists include 174 FRY words (the first 100 plus 74 others). And 138 of the words are Dolch sight words.

A grade 1 spelling words pdf. This first grade spelling list covers 320 words and includes 174 FRY words.

Most of the weekly spelling lists are based on word families. This makes it easier to progressively teach kids the phonics and sounds they need to know to learn how to spell these 1st grade spelling words.

All these elementary spellings lists are secular.

How to Teach Grade 1 Spelling

A typical school year has 36 weeks.

The grade 1 spelling words are divided into 32 weeks.

The first 4 Weeks

Before jumping into learning to spell, kids need to begin to build a foundation in phonics. Spend the first 4 weeks focusing on:

  • the alphabet
  • the sounds the letters make
  • learning to write letters
  • beginning to read, etc.

The Next 32 Weeks

You can download the master spelling list for grade one at the bottom of this page. It’s free to download and print.

Online Option

You could also view the words online at the links below. The links include the phonics skills to teach kids weekly. There is also a free printable weekly word shapes puzzle to go along with the weekly words:

  • Weeks 1 – 8
  • Weeks 9 – 12
  • Weeks 13-16
  • Weeks 17-20
  • Weeks 21-24
  • Weeks 25-28
  • Weeks 29-32

Spelling Workbook

There’s also a printable 204 page spelling workbook to help kids learn these words. It has:

  • the grade 1 spelling words
  • word shape puzzles
  • phonics worksheets
  • sentence dictation
  • handwriting

It makes it really easy to teach your 1st grader spelling.

Printable grade 1 weekly spelling words with 32 weekly spelling lists. There are 10 spelling words per week.

Free Printable 1st Grade Spelling Words

The free printable pdf of the 32 weekly spelling lists for first grade can be downloaded here:

More Spelling Lists by Grade

Here are the spelling words for future grades:

  • grade 2 spelling words
  • grade 3 spelling words
  • grade 4 spelling words
  • grade 5 spelling words
  • grade 6 spelling words

The spelling lists for grades 2 – 6 are all theme based. No more boring lists of random words to learn.

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Spelling Lists for First Grade

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Spelling patterns and word family lists are the ultimate time-saving resource that you’ve been missing in your first grade classroom!

Have you been looking for an easier way to manage your spelling/word work station during guided reading stations?

Do you ever get stuck in the middle of a lesson trying to generate words that have a certain spelling or word family pattern? 

Do you have students that would benefit from visually seeing a list of rhyming words?

You will save time and sanity by keeping these lists handy in your first grade classroom because they provide a full list of spelling patterns and word families. 

Use them during whole group spelling/phonics lessons, small group intervention for word building and also in your word work/spelling station during guided reading.

Even better, spelling lists can be made for ALL spelling patterns and word families taught in first grade. 

In this post, we will cover: 

  • What can you do with a spelling list in first grade?
  • Teacher tips about spelling lists
  • Station ideas to use with spelling lists
  • How to make spelling lists work for ALL your learners
  • Benefits of a spelling list station in first grade

Disclaimer: this post includes a product that I created, but EVERYTHING in the post is something that you can make on your own!

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What Can You Do With a Spelling List in First Grade?

Spelling and word family lists can be used in a variety of ways:

•Spelling Station to spell the word pattern of the week. This means I only change out the spelling or word family list each week and the activities can stay the same! Super low-maintenance!

•As a “go to” list for teachers when generating word families whole group phonics/spelling instruction 

•A list of words for teachers to review during small group warm ups for guided reading or interventions (make flashcards, build words, manipulate phonemes with plastic letters, etc.)

•A list of words for families to practice reading and writing

Again, this is not anything that you have to buy. You can simply type up a list of spelling words or spelling pattern words and put it in your station.

Teacher Tips about Spelling Lists

  • I laminated my lists for durability from year to year, but you don't even have to take that step if you don't want to.
  • I used a different color of paper for each week. This made it very easy to make sure my long a lists didn't get mixed up with the long i lists. 
  • I had four copies of each list set out each week because I typically had 3-4 students visit that station at a time and I did not want them to have to share. 
  • I've also done it where I had a month's worth of lists connected with a binder ring which mean even less prep on my part, but the disadvantage of this was that students would often end up on the wrong list!
  • You could have all students share one list if you wanted to, or you could leave that list posted somewhere in your classroom.

There is no right or wrong way to use a spelling list as a station!

First Grade Stations with Spelling Lists

Setting up a year long, self-sustaining station using spelling lists is super easy!

To use, students must:

  • Get their spelling list
  • Build words off of the list using supplies/materials at the spelling station

What makes this system great is that you never have to change out the materials, you only have to change out the spelling list!

Supplies at the spelling station can include:

  • magnetic  letters
  • letter beads and pipe cleaners
  • sand and q-tips
  • reusable ice cubes
  • stamps and ink
  • stamps and playdough
  • hangman boards
  • dry erase boards
  • magnadoodle boards
  • keyboard for typing

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A Spelling Station that works for ALL First Graders

Benefits of a spelling list station in first grade.

The point is, your spelling station is open to a WIDE RANGE of possibilities when you aren't limited to a set of worksheets. 

Your students will greatly benefit from the hands on practice of building words with so many different manipulatives. 

YOU will greatly benefit from the amount of planning and prep time you are cutting out by having a consistent spelling station that only requires you to change out a list each week/month.

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First Grade Spelling Words

Find first grade spelling words for practice, tests, spelling bees, and more here, including free printable lists..

By Jill Staake

In first grade, kids are becoming more confident readers. They’re learning new phonics concepts that help them decode (sound out and understand) words that follow several regular spelling patterns, including:

 CVC First Grade Spelling Words

These are words that follow the pattern consonant-vowel-consonant, like “cat” or “big.” In CVC words, vowels use their short sounds. Kids start learning CVC words in kindergarten and continue to master them in first grade.

Consonant Blends First Grade Spelling Words

In a consonant blend, both letters are pronounced in one smooth sound, like /tr/ in the word “trap.” First grade spelling lists often include these words, especially those that follow the pattern consonant-consonant-vowel-consonant (“skip”) and consonant-vowel-consonant-consonant (“fish”). They can also include words with blends at the beginning and end (“brown”).

CVCe First Grade Spelling Words

These are the silent-e words, following the pattern consonant-vowel-consonant-e. Think words like “gave,” “kite,” or “hole.” In these words, the middle vowel uses its long sound, so we often teach children that “silent-e makes vowels say their name.”

First Grade High Frequency Words

High frequency words are common words that don’t follow regular spelling patterns (“have” or “once”). They also include regularly-used words that can be a little harder to sound out at first. Memorizing these first grade spelling words can help kids learn to read more quickly, and with less frustration.

By practicing spelling words that fit these first grade phonics concepts , kids build up their fluency in both reading and writing. They become more secure in their skills as they learn to decode words in print, and translate spoken words to written words. They also learn to enjoy the time they spend reading and writing.

First Grade Spelling Words Activities

First grade spelling practice doesn’t have to be boring! Try these spelling activities for first graders to make the experience engaging and fun.

  • Play Memory Match Write each spelling word on two index cards, then mix up the set and lay them all out face down. Take turns turning over two cards at a time, then reading them out loud to see if they match. If they do, the player keeps the cards and takes another turn. Otherwise, play passes to the next player. At the end, each player can quiz the others using the spelling word cards they’ve collected.
  • String Letter Beads Grab some pipe cleaners, letter beads, and your first grade spelling words lists. Then read out spelling words and have kids string the correct letters onto pipe cleaners. Tip: Have a spelling word your child is having trouble mastering? Turn its pipe cleaner into a bracelet they can wear and use to refresh their memory all day long!
  • Whack the Letters Write the alphabet on sticky notes, and put the notes on the wall above your child’s head. Call out a word from the first grade spelling words lists. Have your child jump up and whack each letter as they spell it out. Alternately, place the sticky note letters on the table or floor, and arm your student with a flyswatter to swat each letter in turn.
  • Educational Spelling Games Spelling games like the ones you can find on the ABCmouse App are an excellent activity for first graders learning spelling words. These games tailored to engage young minds offer a balance of challenge and support to help them master new words. The interactive nature of the games makes learning more enjoyable and memorable, encouraging repeated play and thus reinforcing the spelling concepts. ABCmouse games often include visual and auditory elements, which cater to different learning styles, helping children to better retain the spelling of words.

Lists of First Grade Spelling Words

Different curriculum programs use different spelling lists for first grade, but the general phonics concepts they cover tend to be the same. These lists of first grade spelling words include strong examples in each category to help kids master important spelling rules. Be sure to grab our free printable lists that include these first grade spelling words!

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These challenging first grade spelling words come from the Scripps National Spelling Bee list of first grade words. See more spelling bee words for first grade here.

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We have oodles of printable spelling lists here at Spelling Words Well. If you know what grade level you need, see the links below to find lists for grades 1 through 9.  However, if you're not sure what list is most appropriate for your child or students, read on below the list of links. 

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Please note: Students who are avid readers sometimes change spelling levels quickly! Don't be afraid to re-evaluate partway through an academic year and move good spellers up a notch, or boost their weekly spelling word lists with additional challenge words. 

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I've selected 30 sample words from grades 1-9 and compiled them here. You may use these lists to get a rough idea of the proper grade level of words for your child to study.

How to Use These Printable Spelling Lists

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1) Quiz your child, orally or written, over the 30 words at the grade level you think might be at his current skill level. 2) If he spells 26 words or more correctly, he probably has a good grasp of most of the words in our larger lists at that level . You could quickly review the hardest words from that grade before moving on to the next level. 3) If he spells 20-25 words correctly, you should stay at that grade level and give your child plenty of practice in mastering those words. 4) If he spells less than 20 words correctly, you should back up to the previous grade and be sure he can correctly spell at least 26 of those words before trying to do anything more difficult.

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30 sample 2nd grade words, 30 sample 3rd grade words, 30 sample 4th grade words, 30 sample 5th grade words, 30 sample 6th grade words, 30 sample 7th grade words, 30 sample 8th grade words, 30 sample 9th grade words, choosing the best words.

Remember, these printable spelling lists are a guideline to help you find the right place to get started. All placements of words by grade level is subjective. Any word may be more difficult to some children, naturally, than it is to others. As a teacher or a parent, you're likely to find a few words on any list that are a bit too easy or a bit too challenging for your students or children. Use your own best judgement to edit the list. 

If you need some easier words, select a few from a lower grade level. Or add a few words from a higher grade to toughen up your list.

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If you're trying to engage some less-than-enthusiastic spellers, seek additional words from high-interest topics. If your child is a sports enthusiast, supplement the lists above with words such as strategy, champion, stadium, and referee. For animal lovers, add words such as cheetah, rhinoceros, penguin, and flamingo. 

You are always the best judge! 

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1st Grade Spelling Words: Essential Vocabulary for Young Writers

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In this article, we will explore the world of 1st grade spelling words. We will provide you with a comprehensive list of words that your child should know by the end of first grade, including short and long vowels, sight words, and compound words. We will also offer tips and tricks for helping your child improve their spelling skills, as well as fun and engaging activities to make learning to spell a breeze. So whether you are a parent, teacher, or student, join us as we dive into the exciting world of first grade spelling words!

1st Grade Spelling Words

Mastering 1st Grade Spelling Words: Essential Vocabulary for Young Writers

Understanding 1st Grade Spelling Words

1st grade spelling is the level of spelling that is expected of students in the first grade of elementary school. It is the beginning of the journey towards building a strong vocabulary and spelling skills. At this grade level, students are typically introduced to basic spelling rules and patterns, such as short vowels, long vowels, and consonant blends.

What are Spelling Words for 1st Grade?

Spelling words are words that students are expected to learn how to spell correctly. These words can be categorized into different groups, such as sight words, phonetic words, and graded spelling word lists. Sight words are commonly used words that students should recognize by sight, such as “the,” “and,” and “is.” Phonetic words are words that follow specific spelling rules, such as “cat,” “hat,” and “bat.” Graded spelling word lists are lists of words that are organized by grade level and difficulty.’

Importance of Vocabulary in 1st Grade

In 1st grade, students are introduced to new vocabulary words every day. These words are not only important for reading and writing, but they also help children understand the world around them. By learning new words, children can better express their thoughts and ideas, and they can understand the thoughts and ideas of others.

To help 1st graders build their vocabulary skills, it is important to provide them with a variety of vocabulary words and activities. One effective way to do this is by using vocabulary lists. The Basic Spelling Vocabulary List, created by Steve Graham, Karen R. Harris, and Connie Loynachan, is a great resource for teachers and parents. This list contains 850 words that account for 80 percent of the words children use in their writing.

Here are some examples of 1st grade spelling words:

Phonics for 1st Grade Spelling Words

Short vowel words.

Short vowel words are an essential part of phonics and spelling for first-grade students. These words contain short vowel sounds and are often used in simple sentences. Here are some examples of short vowel words:

Long Vowel Words

Long vowel words are another important aspect of phonics and spelling for first-grade students. These words contain long vowel sounds and are often used in more complex sentences. Here are some examples of long vowel words:

Consonants and Blends

Consonants and blends are also crucial components of phonics and spelling for first-grade students. Consonants are sounds made by obstructing airflow, while blends are combinations of two or more consonant sounds. Here are some examples of consonants and blends:

CVC words are three-letter words that follow the pattern of consonant-vowel-consonant. These words are often used in simple sentences and are an important part of phonics and spelling for first-grade students. Here are some examples of CVC words:

Syllables are another important aspect of phonics and spelling for first-grade students. A syllable is a unit of sound that contains a vowel sound. Here are some examples of words with one, two, and three syllables:

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Common 1st grade words.

We start with  Dolch and Fry sight word lists , which are crucial for early literacy. These words are commonly used in texts and may not follow standard phonetic patterns, making them essential for students to memorize.

Dolch Sight Words

Fry Sight Words

Weekly Spelling Themes

The first-grade spelling words program includes 32 weekly spelling lists, with each week containing 10 different spelling words. These weekly spelling lists are based on word families and include Dolch and Fry sight word lists, as well as phonetic word pattern lists (CVC, word families). The following are some examples of weekly spelling words:

  • Week 1: cat, hat, sat, mat, rat, bat, pat, chat, flat, that
  • Week 2: pin, win, bin, tin, fin, grin, spin, skin, twin, thin
  • Week 3: red, bed, fed, led, wed, sled, shed, fled, bred, pled

Seasonal Word Lists

Throughout the year, we also incorporate  seasonal words  into our spelling lists. This approach helps connect our students’ learning with the world around them and the events they observe and celebrate.

Word Families and Compound Words

In first grade, students are introduced to the concept of word families. Word families are groups of words that have a similar pattern or structure. They are an essential part of learning to read and write as they help children recognize patterns in words and understand how they are formed. Here are some common word families for first-grade students:

Compound words are another important aspect of first-grade spelling. Compound words are formed by combining two or more words to create a new word with a different meaning. Here are some examples of compound words:

Learning compound words helps students understand the relationship between words and how they can be combined to create new words.

It’s important to note that some words can be both compound words and part of a word family. For example, the word “sunflower” is a compound word made up of “sun” and “flower,” but “flower” is also part of the -er word family.

Spelling Activities for 1st Grade

Interactive games.

We love to incorporate  interactive games  into our spelling routine. Online platforms offer exciting games that can turn spelling practice into an adventure. For instance, we might use a game where students pop balloons with the correct spelling, or we venture on virtual treasure hunts where each correct word leads them closer to the prize. These games keep our spelling sessions lively and enjoyable.

Hands-on Exercises

Hands-on exercises  are perfect for kids who thrive on tactile experiences. We often create Spelling Word Building with our first graders using letter tiles or blocks. Another favorite is the “Spelling Garden” where each student plants a seed for every word they spell correctly, growing a beautiful garden of words on paper.

Spelling Word Building

  • Letter tiles
  • Letter blocks

Spelling Garden

  • Planting seeds for correct words
  • Growing a paper garden

Daily Spelling Practice

For  daily spelling practice , consistency is key. We have daily tasks that our first graders dive into. Each day might include a new activity like filling in the blanks, unscrambling jumbled letters, or locating words in a word search. Regular exposure to these exercises helps cement the spellings in their minds.

  • Fill in the blanks
  • Unscramble jumbled letters
  • Word search puzzles

Each spelling activity is a step toward our first graders becoming proficient and confident spellers. We believe in keeping the learning process engaging, varied, and filled with opportunities that cater to every type of learner.

List of 1st Grade Spelling Words

Here is a list of 1st Grade Spelling Words for your reference:

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I effectively teach spelling to 1st graders?

To teach spelling effectively, we incorporate a blend of phonetics, sight word recognition, and consistent practice. We also ensure that the words are age-appropriate to maintain your child’s interest and engagement.

What are some common spelling words for 1st-grade students?

Common 1st-grade spelling words often include Fry and Dolch sight words, as well as simple CVC words like ‘cat’, ‘dog’, and ‘hat’. These build a foundation for more complex word patterns.

What methods can help first graders learn to spell new words?

Methods that are beneficial encompass multisensory techniques such as saying letters out loud while writing, using magnetic letters for word building, and employing flashcards for repetition and memory aids.

Can you suggest fun spelling activities for 1st-grade children?

Fun activities include spelling games like ‘hangman’, word searches, or memory match games using spelling words. Interactive computer games and apps designed for early readers can also be helpful and engaging.

What techniques can I use to improve my first grader’s spelling skills?

We suggest using techniques such as daily writing prompts, which encourage children to use new words in context, and reading together regularly, as exposure to words in literature can naturally improve spelling.

Is there a recommended curriculum to follow for teaching spelling in 1st grade?

While there isn’t a single recommended curriculum, most educators agree on including a mix of sight words, phonics, and family words in their teaching. Curricula should be adaptable to meet individual student needs.

Good spelling words for first graders include basic sight words, short vowel words, and common nouns. Examples include:

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First graders should know basic vocabulary words that are age-appropriate and commonly used in daily life. Examples include:

  • family members (mom, dad, sister, brother)
  • colors (red, blue, green, yellow)
  • animals (cat, dog, bird, fish)
  • food (apple, banana, pizza, sandwich)
  • weather (sunny, rainy, cloudy, snowy)
  • body parts (head, arms, legs, feet)

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Short a words for first grade spelling include:

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The first grade spelling words for Week 10 may vary depending on the curriculum being used, but a common list may include:

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There are many printable 1st grade spelling word lists available online. Some websites offer free downloads of spelling worksheets and activities. Examples of printable 1st grade spelling words include:

Remember, consistent practice and repetition are key to improving spelling skills in first grade.

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First Grade Spelling Words List – Week 12 (List A-12)

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The 1st grade spelling words for Week 12 include eight sight words and -ock family words. The words are “which, she, do, how, sock, rock, block, and clock.” There are five spelling activities in this printable activity set: Write It Three Times, Circle the Correct Spelling, dictation sentences, Fill in the Blank sentences, and Write the Missing Letter. Check out the full 36 week first grade spelling program .

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