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Brief DescriptionStudents practice spelling with this fun game in which students move closer to the soccer goal with each correctly spelled word.
Keywordsspelling, soccer, goal
Lesson PlanIn this lesson, students move closer to the soccer goal with each correctly spelled word. The lesson comes with a special soccer field game sheet. This game could be adapted for use in a foreign language classroom.
See the complete Soccer Spelling lesson on the Scholastic Web site. Scroll down the page to find the lesson. The lesson is available in pdf format; the Adobe Acrobat plug-in is required to read the lesson.
Students will pass their weekly spelling test with a score of 80 percent or higher.Lesson Plan Source
Gary HopkinsNational Standards
LANGUAGE ARTS: English
NL-ENG.K-12.12 Applying Language Skills
See more spelling lesson ideas in the Education World articles, Spell It Out! and Vocabulary and Spelling: Do Your Students Say 'Boring'?
Originally published 10/04/2002
Links last updated 11/04/2005