25 November 2022
This week, we’ve been learning about adding the suffixes -ible and -able to root words. Learn these words for a test on Friday 2nd December.
possible, reversible, invincible, legible, valuable, forgivable, reliable, respectable
18 November 2022
This week, we have been learning about adding suffixes to words. These suffixes include -ful, -ness, -less and -ly. Learn these words for a test on Friday 25th November.
aggressively, apparently, thoughtful, consciousness, careless, weakness, desperately, shyly
11 November 2022
This week, we’d like you to practise words with the ‘ough’ letter string. Learn these words for a test on Friday 18th November.
04 November 2022
This week, we’d like you to practise making words plural (more than one). Learn the following words for a test on Friday 11th November.
communities, attaches, categories, dictionaries, wolves, hooves, puppies, crutches
14 October 2022
This week, we’re adding prefixes to words. This can create an antonym – words opposite in meaning. Learn the following words for a test next Friday.
07 October 2022
This week, we’re adding suffixes. Add –ing and –ed to change the tense of words. Learn these words at home – maybe write some silly sentences or speed write them as many times as you can.
These will be tested next Friday! Good luck!
30 September 2022
This week, we’re looking at apostrophes in contracted words. The apostrophe marks the spot where the letter or letters have been removed. Use the following words to create your own sentences.
haven’t (have not)
couldn’t (could not)
don’t (do not)
they’ve (they have)
we’re (we are)
won’t (will not – this is a tricky one)
aren’t (are not)
you’re (you are)
23 September 2022
This week, we’d like you to practise the rule ‘drop the y for an i’.
Learn the following words for a test on Friday 30th September.
16 September 2022
This week, we’ve been learning about words that contain a double consonant following a short vowel sound.
We call this rule: ‘double up for a short vowel sound’ or ‘dufasvs’.
Learn the following words for a test on Friday 23rd September:
accommodate, accompany, aggressive, apparent, appreciate, attached, correspond, embarrass, exaggerate, immediately
15 July 2022
Here are the final spellings of the year!
Please learn the following words: