Year 5 & 6 Spelling

25 November 2022

Posted on Friday 25 November 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we have been learning about adding the suffixes –ible and –able to root words. Learn these words for a test on Friday 2nd December.

possible

reversible

invincible

legible

valuable

forgivable

reliable

respectable

18 November 2022

Posted on Friday 18 November 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we have been learning about adding suffixes to words. These suffixes include –ful, -ness, -less and –ly. Learn these words for a test on Friday 25th November.

aggressively

apparently

thoughtful

consciousness

careless

weakness

desperately

shyly

11 November 2022

Posted on Friday 11 November 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we’ve been learning about the ough letter string. Learn these words for a test on Friday 18th November.

thorough

bough

though

thought

although

brought

sought

enough

04 November 2022

Posted on Friday 04 November 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we have been learning about how to make words plural. Learn the following words for a test on Friday 11th November:

communities

attaches

categories

dictionaries

wolves

hooves

puppies

crutches

14 October 2022

Posted on Friday 14 October 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we’ve been adding prefixes to words. This can create an antonym – words opposite in meaning. Learn the following words for a test next Friday.

inactive

impossible

immature

illegal

disappear

irregular

unavoidable

impatient

07 September 2022

Posted on Friday 07 October 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we have been learning about suffixes – adding –ing and –ed to change the tense of words. Learn these words at home – maybe write some silly sentences or speed write them as many times as you can.

according

achieved

criticising

determined

embarrassing

developing

guaranteed

queued

30 September 2022

Posted on Friday 30 September 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we’ve been learning about using an apostrophe in contracted words. The apostrophe marks the spot where the letter or letters have been removed. Use the following words to create your own sentences.

haven’t

couldn’t

don’t

they’ve

we’re

won’t

aren’t

you’re

23 September 2022

Posted on Friday 23 September 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week we have been learning the rule ‘drop the y for an i’.

Learn the following words for a test on Friday 30th September.

 

copying

happier

replied

curiosities

cemeteries

funniest

worried

dictionaries

varieties

 

16 September 2022

Posted on Friday 16 September 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we’ve been learning about words that contain a double consonant following a short vowel sound. Learn the following words for a test on Friday 23rd September:

accommodate

accompany

aggressive

apparent

appreciate

attached

correspond

embarrass

exaggerate

immediately

09 September 2022

Posted on Friday 09 September 2022 by Mrs Hogarth

This week, we’d like you to practise homophones. These are words that sound the same as another word but have a different meaning, and often a different spelling. Learn the following words ready for a test on Friday 16th September:

  • there
  • they’re
  • their
  • hear
  • here
  • witch
  • which
  • where
  • wear
  • were