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3rd Grade Spelling

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Zaner-Bloser Spelling Connections 3rd Grade Master List

 

Unit 1

Short a, i

1.

stick

2.

plan

3.

trip

4.

act

5.

thing

6.

grand

7.

stamp

8.

list

9.

land

10.

stand

11.

last

12.

lift

13.

band

14.

swim

15.

sand

Unit 2

Short o, e

1.

clock

2.

spent

3.

drop

4.

plot

5.

spend

6.

block

7.

desk

8.

nest

9.

crop

10.

test

11.

left

12.

sled

13.

west

14.

tent

15.

flock

Unit 3

Short u

1.

until

2.

buzz

3.

become

4.

nothing

5.

study

6.

love

7.

none

8.

under

9.

lunch

10.

cover

11.

stuff

12.

dull

13.

month

14.

uncle

15.

cuff

Unit 4

ou, oi

1.

loud

2.

house

3.

join

4.

voice

5.

oil

6.

point

7.

south

8.

ground

9.

proud

10.

boil

11.

cloud

12.

sound

13.

round

14.

found

15.

soil

Unit 5

ou, oi

1.

news

2.

school

3.

knew

4.

pool

5.

threw

6.

roof

7.

balloon

8.

choose

9.

crew

10.

loose

11.

drew

12.

smooth

13.

shoot

14.

fool

15.

chew

Unit 6 Review

Unit 7

VCV

1.

state

2.

close

3.

face

4.

size

5.

broke

6.

smile

7.

plane

8.

stone

9.

slide

10.

globe

11.

pave

12.

smoke

13.

flame

14.

prize

15.

skate

Unit 8

long a

1.

pay

2.

chain

3.

mail

4.

maybe

5.

main

6.

always

7.

laid

8.

away

9.

aid

10.

tray

11.

paint

12.

plain

13.

lay

14.

pail

15.

paid

 

 

 

Unit 9

Long i

1.

sheep

2.

street

3.

east

4.

wheels

5.

real

6.

stream

7.

teacher

8.

heat

9.

dream

10.

treat

11.

mean

12.

peace

13.

cheese

14.

leave

15.

sweet

Unit 10

Long i

1.

night

2.

bright

3.

light

4.

high

5.

kind

6.

sign

7.

mild

8.

right

9.

find

10.

wild

11.

blind

12.

fight

13.

sight

14.

knight

15.

sigh

 

Unit 11

Long o

1.

snow

2.

almost

3.

row

4.

window

5.

goat

6.

float

7.

below

8.

soap

9.

load

10.

soak

11.

foam

12.

most

13.

flow

14.

throw

15.

blow

Unit 12 Review

Unit 13

ch sh, tch, th, wr, ck

1.

church

2.

watch

3.

father

4.

check

5.

finish

6.

mother

7.

write

8.

shall

9.

shape

10.

wrap

11.

sharp

12.

catch

13.

chase

14.

thick

15.

wrote

Unit 14

soft g, soft c

1.

change

2.

age

3.

large

4.

since

5.

ice

6.

dance

7.

place

8.

city

9.

fence

10.

space

11.

center

12.

price

13.

page

14.

pencil

15.

slice

Unit 15

digraphs, blends

1.

shook

2.

speech

3.

think

4.

strong

5.

cloth

6.

fresh

7.

stretch

8.

splash

9.

flash

10.

brook

11.

stitch

12.

string

13.

scratch

14.

spring

15.

switch

Unit 16

schwa sound

1.

around

2.

never

3.

open

4.

animal

5.

about

6.

again

7.

another

8.

over

9.

afraid

10.

upon

11.

ever

12.

couple

13.

awake

14.

asleep

15.

above

Unit 17

Words Writers use

1.

friend

2.

people

3.

other

4.

were

5.

once

6.

would

7.

little

8.

could

9.

very

10.

your

11.

after

12.

busy

13.

should

14.

sure

15.

every

Unit 18 Review

Unit 19

aw, o

1.

draw

2.

across

3.

belong

4.

soft

5.

song

6.

straw

7.

lost

8.

law

9.

cost

10.

dawn

11.

cross

12.

crawl

13.

boss

14.

lawn

15.

raw

Unit 20

or, ore, ar, oar

1.

story

2.

board

3.

form

4.

warm

5.

morning

6.

forget

7.

before

8.

order

9.

wore

10.

north

11.

corner

12.

score

13.

storm

14.

tore

15.

war

Unit 21

or, ur, ear, ir

1.

word

2.

early

3.

circus

4.

turn

5.

work

6.

hurt

7.

dirt

8.

heard

9.

fur

10.

skirt

11.

earth

12.

curl

13.

learn

14.

earn

15.

shirt

Unit 22

air, ear, are, ere, eir

1.

pear

2.

pair

3.

fare

4.

their

5.

there

6.

wear

7.

fair

8.

where

9.

hardware

10.

nowhere

11.

hair

12.

bare

13.

barefoot

14.

software

15.

hare

Unit 23

homophones

1.

way

2.

its

3.

owe

4.

oh

5.

it’s

6.

weigh

7.

sent

8.

great

9.

sail

10.

cell

11.

sell

12.

scent

13.

cent

14.

grate

15.

sale

Unit 24 Review

Unit 25

double consonants

1.

happen

2.

sudden

3.

letter

4.

dinner

5.

cotton

6.

lesson

7.

summer

8.

better

9.

supper

10.

pepper

11.

kitten

12.

mitten

13.

bottom

14.

ladder

15.

ribbon

Unit 26

double consonants +y

1.

carry

2.

happy

3.

puppy

4.

sorry

5.

hurry

6.

pretty

7.

worry

8.

funny

9.

bunny

10.

muddy

11.

berry

12.

furry

13.

merry

14.

jelly

15.

cherry

Unit 27

drop e add

-ing

1.

coming

2.

taking

3.

giving

4.

baking

5.

changing

6.

leaving

7.

making

8.

having

9.

skating

10.

choosing

11.

smiling

12.

sliding

13.

waving

14.

hoping

15.

trading

 

Unit 28

double cons.+ed,+ing

1.

stopped

2.

sitting

3.

planned

4.

dropped

5.

putting

6.

tripped

7.

swimming

8.

running

9.

digging

10.

rubbed

11.

wrapping

12.

sledding

13.

scrubbing

14.

hopped

15.

spotted

Unit 29

Conractions

1.

must’ve

2.

I’ve

3.

we’ll

4.

you’ll

5.

they’ll

6.

she’ll

7.

we’ve

8.

I’ll

9.

he’ll

10.

should’ve

11.

won’t

12.

who’ll

13.

might’ve

14.

you’ve

15.

that’ll

Unit 30 Review

Unit 31

-s, -es

1.

inches

2.

dresses

3.

classes

4.

colors

5.

branches

6.

things

7.

buses

8.

tracks

9.

flags

10.

pies

11.

bushes

12.

apples

13.

drums

14.

benches

15.

brushes

Unit 32

drop -y and add -ies

1.

party

2.

baby

3.

fairy

4.

parties

5.

spy

6.

babies

7.

spies

8.

fairies

9.

mystery

10.

factories

11.

mysteries

12.

hobby

13.

factory

14.

ruby

15.

hobbies

Unit 33

suffixes:

-er, -est

1.

sadder

2.

saddest

3.

sharper

4.

redder

5.

reddest

6.

later

7.

latest

8.

hotter

9.

hottest

10.

larger

11.

closest

12.

closer

13.

widest

14.

wider

15.

largest

Unit 34

suffix: -ly

1.

slowly

2.

hourly

3.

suddenly

4.

partly

5.

really

6.

lastly

7.

shortly

8.

monthly

9.

mainly

10.

badly

11.

lately

12.

closely

13.

plainly

14.

loudly

15.

softly

Unit 35

compound words

1.

herself

2.

nobody

3.

grandfather

4.

someone

5.

anything

6.

everything

7.

afternoon

8.

without

9.

airplane

10.

rainbow

11.

grandmother

12.

sunshine

13.

himself

14.

anybody

15.

something

Unit 36 Review