20 May 2011

Friday 20 May 2011

This week’s spellings are all words that sound like they end in the sound ‘shun’. There are different ways to make a ‘shun’ sound in English, including tion, cian, sion and ssion. The week our spellings all end in tion and the high frequency words for group C this week are all words from our Y5 spelling test and are words that many children failed to spell correctly. Why not have a look at them even if you child isn’t in group C?

shun endings (A)

This week, we’re learning about words that end in a shun sound.

revolution

pollution

promotion

devotion

intuition

completion

demonstration

foundation


shun endings (B)

This week, we’re learning about words that end in a shun sound.

pollution

emotion

devotion

motion

position

competition

education

station

shun endings (C)

This week, we’re learning about words that end in a shun.

pollution

emotion

motion

lotion

opposition

competition

nation

station

High Frequency Words

colour

remember

difficult

laughing