Foundations Unit 17

When a word ends with the sound "shun," there are three ways to spell it: /tion/, /sion/, and /cian/. To spell the "shun" sound correctly, it helps to think about the root word.

For example:

•create becomes creation

•express becomes expression

•pediatric becomes pediatrician

Links to unit word lists:

REGULAR LIST

EXTENDED LIST

Unit Activities:

Pick the Fit

Reading Log

Syllabication Sheet

Syllable Sleuth

Syllable Sleuth Extended

Word Find

Word Find Extended

Ways to review:

Quizlet

Quizlet for Extended List

Write each word 3 times.

Write the word twice-once using your right hand & once using your left.

Write each in a word pyramid.