Spelling – Adding "ed" or "ing"
You will need to know and be able to use each strategy to add "ed" or "ing" to a word. Study and practice each strategy.
Directions: Look at the strategy and the example. Then correctly add "ed" and "ing" to the other words in the list.
For words that end in a silent "e" :drop the "e" and then add "ed" or "ing"
Example: trade - traded - trading
Write a sentence for a base word, a word ending in ing and a word ending in ed.
I smile all the time.
I like smiling.
I smiled to my teacher every day.