08 July 2022

This week, we would like you to practise a mixture of all the spelling patterns we’ve been learning this half term. Please learn these words for a test next week.

  • chronology
  • geographically
  • dictionary
  • delicious
  • ambitious
  • anxious
  • partial
  • substantial
  • residential

01 July 2022

This week we have been learning about the word endings –ance and –ence. Please learn the following words for a test on Thursday 7th July

  • hindrance
  • apparent
  • convenience
  • excellent
  • existence
  • frequent
  • nuisance
  • sufficient

24 June 2022

This week, we have been reminding ourselves how to use apostrophes for contractions.

Use the words below and use their contracted forms in a sentence.

  • I am   –  I’m
  • do not – don’t
  • I will – I’ll
  • did not – didn’t
  • is not – isn’t
  • cannot – can’t
  • should not – shouldn’t
  • was not – wasn’t

17 June 2022

This week, we have been learning about words that contain prefix roots such as photo, para and tele. Please learn them for a test on Thursday 23rd June

  • redesign
  • chronology
  • structure
  • dictionary
  • signalling
  • designation
  • assignment
  • geographically
  • automatic

10 June 2022

This week, we have been learning about prefixes and suffixes. Learn the following words for a test next week on Thursday 16th June.

  • reattached
  • unfinished
  • definitely
  • detachment
  • infinitely
  • reattachable
  • attachment
  • finalist

06 May 2022

This week we have been learning about words that have unusual spelling patterns. Please learn the following words for a test on Thursday 12th May

  • muscle
  • privilege
  • programme
  • rhyme
  • rhythm
  • sacrifice
  • shoulder
  • temperature
  • thorough

22 April 2022

The spellings this week are based on homophones- words that have the same pronunciation but different meanings or spellings. Please learn them for  a test on Thursday 28th April

  • draught
  • draft
  • dissent
  • descent
  • decent
  • proceed
  • precede
  • wary
  • weary

25 March 2022

This week we have been learning about prefixes such as telesuper and inter. Please learn them for a test on Thursday 31st March.

  • interfere
  • interrupt
  • supernatural
  • superimpose
  • autobiography
  • autograph
  • television
  • telescope
  • teleport