Weekly spelling words

  • Week of 4-12-20 - Sound è-ê

    This week: 

    The sound for this week is the same as short e in English like in the word “let.”  This week it is spelled with è or ê.

    Un frère = a brother (frair)

    Une mère = a mother (mair)

    lève = raise, get up (lev)

    très = very (tre)

            

    Bonus words

    même = same (mem)

    un rêve = a dream (rev)

    une fête = a party (fet)

    une fenêtre = window (feu net reu)

    eu = sound like “u” in “put”

     

    Spelling test for these words will on Friday, April 17th.

     

    Next week’s spelling words (4-20):

    The short e is sound is spelled with elle, esse, and ette.

    elle = she, her  (el)

    belle = pretty (bell)

    nouvelle = new (noo vel)

    l’échelle = the ladder (ay shell)

     

    Bonus words

    la maîtresse = the teacher (me tress)

    la princesse = the princess (pre* sess)

    les chaussettes = the socks (show set)

    les lunettes = the glasses (lew net)

    ew = sound like “ew” in “few”

    e* = short e with nose plugged

     

    Spelling test for these words will on Friday, April 24th.