• book  Spalding Spelling

    You can research the Spalding Program by visiting http://www.spalding.org/.  

    Spalding Educational International and Arizona State University conducted a four year study on the effectiveness of the Spalding Program. According to the results, students who used The Writing Road to Reading (Spalding) demonstrate higher and statistically significant learning as measured by DIBELS.

    Spalding Spelling Lesson Objectives:

    *Phonics taught with handwriting

    *Phonemic Awareness

    *Spelling Rules ( for a list of the spelling rules, see link below)

    *Writing high frequency vocabulary/spelling words in notebook 


    Please click on the links below to help you in your mastery of Spalding.

    Spalding Phonograms and Letter Formation

    Spalding Spelling Rules


    Weekly Spelling Lists


    Spelling Practice for Homework


     First Grade Spelling List 1-30