Being able to spell correctly is an important part of communicating clearly and of making a good impression. This half-unit course focuses on both sounding out and visualizing the spelling of words, as appropriate. Topics covered include dictionary usage, common spelling rules and their exceptions, and the use of prefixes and suffixes. There are 4 examinations in Spelling. Milanovic and Cox, American School Spelling, American School; Webster’s New World Dictionary, Pocket Books.