Spellings

This week’s spellings.

Homophones and near –homophones
Homophones are words that sound the same but they are spelled differently and have different meanings.

  1. mist, missed​
  2. peace, piece​
  3. break, brake​
  4. male, mail​
  5. scene, seen ​
  6. ball, bawl​
  7. rain, rein​
  8. small​
  9. smaller​
  10. smallest​

 

 

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​

Spellings

Next weeks spellings will be tested on Tuesday because of the bank holiday on the Monday.

This weeks spellings are the k sound spelled -que and the sound g spelled -gue

In some words the k sound is spelled –que. In some words the g sound is spelled –-gue.

  1. chef
  2. machine
  3. cheque
  4. tongue
  5. antique
  6. league
  7. boutique
  8. interest
  9. probably
  10. business

Some children have been given theses spellings

  1. let
  2. girl
  3. which
  4. across
  5. gone
  6. hard
  7. floppy
  8. interest
  9. probably
  10. business

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

Spellings -14.11.16

Rule: The prefixes sub – and super-

The prefix sub- means under or less than.

The prefix super- means above or more than.

When you add sub- or super to a root word, you do not change the spelling of the root word.

Words to learn for our test

replay

interrupt

subway

subtract

subheading

superstar

supermarket

supervision

change

grass

 

Some children will not be bringing these words.  These children will bring these very important useful words…

what

don’t

by

time

house

about

your

made

change

grass

Remember – Look, cover, read, write, check