Spelling

17 June 24 and 21 June 24

Posted on Wednesday 19 June 2024 by Mrs Wilkins

Our new spellings are:

Year 1- have, has, were, where, when, give, gave, house, school, people

Year 2- cry, cries, fly, flies, dry, dries, try, tries, reply, replies

Spelling Test Date: Friday 28 June

This week you could rainbow write each word.

10 June 2024

Posted on Monday 10 June 2024 by Mrs Hogarth

This half-term, our spellings are linked to the rules and strategies we’ll be learning in class:

  • etymology: cyclo, chrono, struct, port, tract, dict
  • apostrophes for contraction and possession
  • spelling patterns: tious, cious
  • recapping of previously taught spellings

Each Friday, you’ll be tested on 8 of the words from the list below.

conscious yacht chronology determined explanation
vicious profession occur convenience nutritious
accommodation structure delicious friend soldier
contraction foreign scissors language photography
awkward dictionary vegetable ambitious ancient
vehicle cautious infectious picturesque excellent
automatic possession shan’t designer beautiful
portable shouldn’t anxious desperate thorough

Y3/4 Spellings

Posted on Friday 07 June 2024 by Mrs Paterson

Year 3,4

 This half-term, our spellings are linked to the rules and strategies we’ll be learning in class:

  • alternative graphemes: tion, sion, ssion, cian
  • alternative graphemes: i, ie, y, i-e
  • homophones: he’ll, heel, plain, plane, groan, grown, rain, rein, reign
  • alternative graphemes: sc
  • spelling patterns: que
  • alternative graphemes: u spelled ou

Each Friday, you’ll be tested on 8 of the words from the list below.

he’ll scenery bicycle mosque enough
heel decide possession direction mission
describe plain height surprise fascinate
league plane scissors increase magician
exercise fatigue groan unique country
guide confusion grown rain science
passion tongue fraction rein rogue
picturesque politician optician reign rough

07 June 24 and 14 June 24

Posted on Thursday 06 June 2024 by Mrs Wilkins

How do you want to learn you spellings this week? Have a look through our previous ideas. Tell your teacher which method you prefer.

Year 1- grander, grandest, fresher, freshest, slower, slowest, quicker, quickest, smaller and smallest.

Year 2- camel, tunnel, travel, towel, squirrel, metal, pedal, capital, animal and hospital.

Spelling Test Date: Friday 14 June

10 April 24 and 17 April 24

Posted on Friday 10 May 2024 by Mrs Wilkins

We keep spellings for two weeks. On the first week, children need to read and write the word using the ‘look, say, cover, write, check’ method. On the second week, they can write them using rainbow writing. There are some more ideas here too.

 

Year 1- jump, jumper, jumped, jumping, hunter, hunted, hunting, buzzed, buzzer, buzzing

Year 2- write, written, wrote, wrong, wrap, table, apple, bottle, little, middle

Spelling Test Date: Thursday 23 May (Friday 24 is a Training Day).

3,4 Spellings

Posted on Thursday 09 May 2024 by Mrs Wadsworth

Year 3,4

 This half-term, our spellings are linked to the rules and strategies we’ll be learning in class:

  • alternative graphemes: sh (ch, ss, ti, s)
  • alternative graphemes: k (ch)
  • adding prefixes: mis, re
  • adding prefixes: sub, tele, auto
  • spelling patterns: gn, kn
  • homophones: piece / peace, main / mane, fair / fare

Each Friday, you’ll be tested on 8 of the words from the list below.

position submarine recentre television gnash
piece mention autobiography technology kneel
peace automatic possession misheard character
misbelieves main reconsider pressure substitute
disappear mane ache gnome special
knot stomach fair misremember submerge
anchor regroup fare should rebuild
known architect build telephone teleport

 

26 April 24 and 03 May 24

Posted on Friday 03 May 2024 by Mrs Wilkins

For our new spellings, please try:

Year 1

  • cats
  • dogs
  • rocks
  • trains
  • brushes
  • glasses
  • witches
  • boxes
  • buzzes

Year 2

  • race
  • city
  • space
  • fancy
  • ice
  • knock
  • knee
  • know
  • knitting

Our spelling test will take place on Friday 10 May

19 March 2024

Posted on Friday 19 April 2024 by Mrs Hogarth

This half-term, our spellings are linked to the rules and strategies we’ll be learning in class:

  • homophones: draught, draft, dissent, descent, proceed, precede, wary, weary
  • applying rules: prefixes and suffixes
  • spelling patterns: unusual patterns (eg bruise, guarantee, vehicle)
  • spelling patterns: unusual patterns (eg yacht, immediately)
  • etymology: phone, micro, tele, graph, auto, geo

Each Friday, you’ll be tested on 8 of the words from the list below.

draught bruise muscle language thorough
draft bargain programme misbehave microwave
amateur weary rhyme lightning miscommunicate
ancient wary marvellous reconsider vehicle
disbelieve environment precede rhythm telephone
awkward foreign proceed shoulder deescalate
committee mischievous parliament descent stomach
community autograph submarine decent yacht

 

19 April 24 and 26 April 24

Posted on Friday 29 March 2024 by Mrs Wilkins

Have a go at writing your spellings in bubble writing.

Year 1 

  • think
  • bank
  • sunk
  • honk
  • wink
  • witch
  • fetch
  • catch
  • hutch
  • stitch

Year 2

  • who
  • what
  • where
  • when
  • why
  • whole
  • wild
  • would
  • should
  • could

01 March 2024

Posted on Friday 01 March 2024 by Mrs Hogarth

This half-term, our spellings are linked to the rules and strategies we’ll be learning in class:

  • adding suffixes: sion, tion, ssion, cian
  • adding suffixes: words ending in ‘fer’
  • spelling patterns: tial, cial
  • spelling patterns: tious, cious
  • adding prefixes: tele, super, auto, inter
  • homophones (words that sound the same but are spelled differently)