Year 5 & 6 Spelling

08 June 2018

Posted on Friday 08 June 2018 by Miss Beatson

Find the meaning for each of these homophones. Choose 6 homophones and write them in a sentence, in the correct context.

 

aloud/allowed right/write
bear/bare sail/sale
knew/new plane/plain
its/it’s wear/where
pale/pail weak/week
weather/whether who’s/whose

11 May 2018

Posted on Friday 11 May 2018 by Miss Beatson

Continue to learn the rules for plurals for a test next week.

04 May 2018

Posted on Monday 07 May 2018 by Miss Beatson

We don’t have a specific spelling list this week but instead years 5 and 6 need to learn the spelling rules for plurals.

The Rules!

27 April 2018

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018 by Miss Beatson

Keep practising your spellings (a + double consonant) so you’re ready for your spelling test next week.

announce attention
anniversary accommodate
applaud accompany
attached appreciate
assembly aggressive

20 April 2018

Posted on Sunday 22 April 2018 by Miss Beatson

Words we are learning to spell this week all begin with an a, followed by a double consonant eg; accommodate.

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.
announce attention
anniversary accommodate
applaud accompany
attached appreciate
assembly aggressive

23 March 2018

Posted on Friday 23 March 2018 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Unstressed vowel sounds

explanatory desperate
environment definitely
secretary difference
jewellery voluntary
poisonous reference
company temperature

16 March 2018

Posted on Sunday 18 March 2018 by Miss Beatson

Continue to learn your spellings with suffixes for a test on 23 March.

using suffixes

*drop the e if the suffix begins with a vowel; keep the e if the suffix begins with a consonant – look out for the exceptions!

judging tuning
judgment lonely
careless useful
caring dangerous
cultivation treatable
cultivating comfortable

09 March 2018

Posted on Friday 09 March 2018 by Miss Beatson

Complete a spelling activity from the spelling grid.

Suffixes

*drop the e if the suffix begins with a vowel; keep the e if the suffix begins with a consonant – look out for the exceptions!

judging tuning
judgment lonely
careless useful
caring dangerous
cultivation treatable
cultivating comfortable

02 March 2018

Posted on Saturday 03 March 2018 by Miss Beatson

Please learn the spellings with prefixes for a test next week.

Prefixes
disappointed overseas
dissatisfied overrule
dissimilar overreact
unsure impatient
unnecessary immobile
unnatural immovable

 

23 February 2018

Posted on Thursday 22 February 2018 by Miss Beatson

We’re revising root words and pre-fixes this week. Please choose an activity from the grid and complete using the words from the spelling list below.

disappointed overseas
dissatisfied overrule
dissimilar overreact
unsure impatient
unnecessary immobile
unnatural immovable