Year 5 & 6 Spelling

20 September 2019

Posted on Friday 20 September 2019 by Miss Beatson

Drop the y for an i+ tricky words

Complete a spelling activity.

  • copied/copier
  • worried/worrier
  • happier/happiest
  • funnier/funniest
  • replied
  • cried
  • beautiful
  • people
  • quiet
  • consequences

13 September 2019

Posted on Friday 13 September 2019 by Miss Beatson

Double up for a short vowel

Learn for a spelling test on Thursday 19 September.

  • accommodate
  • aggressive
  • attached
  • correspond
  • embarrass
  • exaggerate
  • immediately
  • occupy
  • apparent
  • opportunity

06 September 2019

Posted on Saturday 07 September 2019 by Miss Beatson

This week’s spelling list consists of homophones. These are words that sound the same but have a different spelling and meaning. Choose a word from bullet point and use it in a sentence.

  • there/their/they’re
  • here/hear
  • to/too/two
  • which/witch
  • were/wear/where
  • of/off
  • threw/through

 

03 May 2019

Posted on Saturday 04 May 2019 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Y5/6 spelling list

familiar guarantee
foreign harass
forty hindrance
frequently immediately
government interrupt

18 April 2019

Posted on Friday 19 April 2019 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Topic words

exploration meteors
weightless astronaut
asteroids constellations
satellites telescope
Universe astronomer

22 March 2019

Posted on Friday 22 March 2019 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Silent letters

autumn tongue
column calm
resign mortgage
foreign know
doubt Wednesday

08 March 2019

Posted on Saturday 09 March 2019 by Miss Beatson

This week’s spelling activity involves making new words by adding an appropriate suffix.

ing, ous, able, ment, ary, ion

  • imagine
  • place
  • excite
  • develop
  • enjoy
  • leave
  • operate

Put each new word into a sentence.

01 March 2019

Posted on Friday 01 March 2019 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Suffix tial or cial

potential crucial
residential racial
influential artificial
confidential unofficial
torrential special

08 February 2019

Posted on Sunday 10 February 2019 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

 

suffixes: –able or -ible

adorable horrible
considerable Possible
comfortable legible
enjoyable incredible
reliable sensible
changeable terrible
laughable visible

01 February 2019

Posted on Sunday 03 February 2019 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Suffix ‘shun’ : -cian

magician dietician
musician politician
technician clinician
optician mathematician
electrician statistician