07 December 2012
This week’s spellings are words which use igh.
Talk with your child about the sound it makes (usually a long vowel sound which is the same or similar to the letter name of the vowel ‘i’), and see if they can think of more words like this at home.
Can your child put these words into sentences?
These words will be tested on Friday 14 December.
30 November 2012
This week, the tricky words to learn to spell are:
These words will be tested on Friday 07 December 2012.
23 November 2012
This week the tricky words to learn to spell are:
These words will be tested on Friday 30 November.
16 November 2012
This week’s spellings are words containing ‘ar’. Your child will be tested on Friday 23 November.
09 November 2012
Please learn these words for a test on Friday 16 November.
Words containing the oa letter pattern, which create a ‘long o’ sound.
For those of you that want a challenge…
You could write the words in a sentence eg I made the toast.
19 October 2012
The spellings for this week are ‘high-frequency’ words, many of which are ‘tricky words’ – words that don’t follow an obvious phonics pattern.
These words will be tested on Friday 26 October.
12 October 2012
This week’s spellings are words using ‘oi’ and ‘oy’. A useful way to remember which to use is ‘oi’ is usually in the middle of a word and ‘oy’ is usually at the end. These spellings will be tested on Friday 19 October.
05 October 2012
This week, we’re learning to spell words with oo and sh.
These words will be tested on Friday 12 October.
28 September 2012
Please learn these words for a test on Friday 05 October.
Words containing the ai/ay sound.
For those of you that want an extra challenge…
You could write the words in a sentence eg I sat in the rain.
22 September 2012
This week, your child has familiar vocabulary to do with their maths learning.
These words will be tested on Friday 28 September.