Eighth Grade Spelling Lists

List 5
Word Practice Sentence Type
pedestrian The pedestrian always has the right of way here. Basic
halfway Let's meet halfway between the school and the coffee shop. Basic
capture I will capture your flag by the end of the game. Basic
devise She will devise a plan to keep everyone interested. Basic
corporate The corporate people will visit the plant tomorrow. Basic
utensils Hand me some utensils please. Basic
indigo The scarf is indigo and silver. Basic
compound His actions will only compound the problem. Basic
automatically I set my bank account up to automatically pay my bills. Basic
artifact The artifact was priceless. Basic
barren The steppe was cold and barren in the winter. Basic
ambulance An ambulance arrived at the scene of the accident. Basic
chaotic The train station was chaotic and I couldn't find my train. Basic
wheelchair The wheelchair ramp is over there. Basic
trampoline My trampoline broke last week. Basic
ancient The ancient civilization was known for its architecture. Basic
desensitize I wish I could desensitize myself to the people's suffering. Challenge
miscellaneous The miscellaneous items go over there. Challenge
acquaintance She is just an acquaintance of mine. Challenge
insufficient Synonyms for insufficient are inadequate, short, and scant. Challenge
empathy We should have empathy for our fellow man. Challenge
extrovert She's a real extrovert and always stands out in a crowd. Challenge