Build up your student's spelling abilities and writing skills with this extensive spelling book. Revised, this second edition features word analysis, vocabulary, word study strategies, and writing. With now 25 words per list, students will be exposed to a broad base of words, learning vocabulary that utilizes the meanings of various affixes and roots. Built around a natural science, children will love the bright photographs and related questions, stories and activities. Lessons include a word list of pattern words, content words, and vocabulary words, as well as exercises that work on prefix/suffix/roots, definitions, and patterns. 189 pages, softcover; 36 lessons. A fill-in-your-own word bank, pronunciation key, and spelling dictionary are included. 5th Grade.