03 December 2021

Friday 03 December 2021

Next week, we’ll be recapping common homophones. Homophones are words that sound the same but are spelled differently and have different meanings – this is one of the reasons why English spelling is super tricky!

To help consolidate this learning, we’d like you to practise spelling these words at home. Because they’re homophones, it’s most useful to practise these in sentences. You could do this in the car, on a walk or around the table.

where, wear, were,     there, they’re, their

Where are you going? Wear your warm coat. We were cold yesterday.

They’re going to visit their granny. She lives over there.

We’ll test ourselves on Friday 10 December to see how we’ve got on.

For some tips and tricks on how best to practise your spellings at home, visit the Y3,4 spelling page on our website and click here.