Year 5 & 6 Spelling

11 October 2019

Posted on Sunday 13 October 2019 by Miss Beatson

This week we’re learning about prefixes. 

How many words can you make?

 

un

 

dis

 

im

 

in

 

ir

 

il

 active

mature

polite

appear

legal

regular

accurate

possible

capable

responsible

04 October 2019

Posted on Saturday 05 October 2019 by Miss Beatson

This week we are practising ed/ing endings.

Please complete a spelling activity.

  • accord/ing
  • achieve/ed/ing
  • criticise/ed/ing
  • determine/ing/ed
  • develop/ed/ing
  • embarrass/ed/ing
  • interrupt/ed/ing
  • occur/ed/ing
  • persuade/ing/ed
  • queue/ing/ed

27 September 2019

Posted on Saturday 28 September 2019 by Miss Beatson

Contractions + topic words

Learn for a spelling test on Thursday 03 October.

  • I would/I’d
  • had not/hadn’t
  • you are/you’re
  • cannot/can’t
  • have not/haven’t
  • they are/they’re
  • are not/aren’t
  • could not/couldn’t
  • monastery
  • archaeology

 

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.