Wordchain Spelling Tests

The spelling tests below are particularly useful for educators looking to gain a more precise understanding of a student’s reading and spelling difficulties, and which WordChain will help them build skills in those areas.

Each test has a video guide below it to explain how to administer the test and interpret the results.


First Spelling Test

This test helps you understand how the student perceives sounds in words.
It tells you which of the simplest sound/letter patterns the student knows, and knows well.
Print it in landscape mode.

Advanced Spelling Test

This covers vowel digraphs and other more advanced patterns.
Do not give this test to students who struggled with the first spelling test.
Print in landscape mode.