Kids will spell their way to success with Horizons 3rd Grade Spelling & Vocabulary Student book. 160 colorful lessons use words chosen from lists of most frequently used words, sight words, and words with particular phonetic or rhyming patterns. Weekly pre-tests, practice lessons, and final spelling tests help students to learn consonant blends, digraphs, long and short vowel sounds, plurals, prefixes, suffixes, contractions, multi-syllable words, compound words, homonyms, irregular verb tenses, and more. Crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blank sentences, and additional space for commonly misspelled words practice found in your child's daily writing are included. 256 pages, softcover.