06 September 2019

Friday 06 September 2019

This week’s spellings relate to the j‘ sound at the end of a word. They will be tested on Friday 13 September 2019.

The j sound is spelled -dge straight after short vowel sounds (eg badge – the ‘a’ is making a short sound) and -ge (eg change – the ‘a’ is making a longer ‘ay’ sound) after all other sounds.

badge
edge
bridge
fudge
charge
huge
change
village

Take a look at our spelling guide for some suggested methods for learning these spellings.