Do you like word scrambles? I did as a kid (and still do now).
That’s why I thought it would be fun to take a list of spelling words and turn it into a fun game. I was hoping that it wouldn’t take forever, and it turns out that a Spelling Word Scramble is super-easy to make. Yay!
Are you ready to make one?
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How to create a Spelling Word Scramble
All you need to do is grab a sheet of paper and your child’s spelling list.
Simply mix up the letters in each of the words and write them down on your sheet of paper.
It seems like it should take a long time, but it really doesn’t. It took me around 5 minutes to create this list of 10 words.
Don’t make it complicated. Just mix up the letters. Cross off each letter as you write them down to keep track of what letters you’ve used. But, I discovered that four and five letters words are really not difficult to mix up.
It’s Game Time!
Have your child try to unscramble the letters to find their spelling words.
It will give them a chance pay attention to the letters in each word and how they fit together.
This is a fun and a nice change from all the traditional ways to practice spelling words.
Your puzzle-loving kids will enjoy practicing their spelling words with a spelling word scramble.
You may also like one of these fun spelling activities:
Movement Spelling: Walk Your Spelling Words
Write Spelling Words on Your Window
Buy the 31 Ways to Practice Spelling Words Ebook
You can purchase a printable form of this book for $7.50 The book is designed to print and turn into a half-page size booklet. It’s perfect to keep at your homework station. Your kids can flip through and find a fun way to practice their spelling words.
The ideas will be convenient and ready to use. No need to turn on the computer every day for ideas.
Most activities require little to no prep time. And, if you make sure you have all the supplies on the Master Supply List (included in the book) on hand, you’ll be able to do any of these fun spelling word ideas any time.
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