Homophones

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This week’s spellings are homophones and this great online game helps you to learn your spellings. How many can you get right? Try to beat your score.

Spellings – Week beginning 8.5.17

The sound ay spelled ei, eigh, and ey

There are lots of different ways of spelling the ay sound. Three ways to spell the ay sound are with the letters ei, eigh or ey
Can you find the ay sound in these words?
beige
convey
eight

  1. cent​
  2. sent​
  3. eight​
  4. obey​
  5. sleigh​
  6. prey​
  7. paperweight​
  8. possible​
  9. certain​
  10. particular​

Some children’s spellings are:

  1. magic​
  2. shouted​
  3. us​
  4. other​
  5. food​
  6. fox​
  7. through​
  8. possible​
  9. certain​
  10. particular​

 

 

Spellings – Week beginning 2.5.17

The sound s spelled sc

There are different ways of spelling the s sound. On way to spell it is with sc
Can you spot the s sound in these words?

e.g scene
descend
fascinate
seen
sent

  1. cheque​
  2. tongue​
  3. song​
  4. scene​
  5. scent​
  6. scissors​
  7. sent​
  8. enough​
  9. favourite​
  10. promise

Some children’s spellings are:

  1. river​
  2. liked​
  3. use​
  4. plants​
  5. i’ll​
  6. round​
  7. tree​
  8. enough​
  9. favourite​
  10. promise​

Shakespeare week!

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We used this version of the story to learn what happens in Romeo and Juliet this week. The children also liked the games and the other Shakespeare stories. Please let me know if you have a look at any of the other plays.

Spellings

The endings -tion, -sion, -ssion and –cian There are different ways of spelling the shun sound –tion, -sion, -ssion, and –cian.

1. hesitation

2. education

3. obsession

4. direction

5. invention

6. perfection

7. injection

8. special

9. tongue

10. accept

Some Children’s spellings are:

1. each

2. book

3. than

4. best

5. better

6. coming

7. things

8. special

9. tongue

10. accept