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17/05/24 - These spellings will be tested on Thursday 23rd May. Maths homework will also be checked on this date (Section 3, Test 3).

Words containing ‘phon’ and ‘sign’

homophone

telephone

phonics

microphone

megaphone

sign

signature

assign

design

signal

 

03/05/2024 - Please note: There are no spellings this week or maths homework due to our residential trip to Viney Hill.

 

26/04/24 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 3rd May. Maths homework will also be checked on this date (Section 3, Test 2).

Words containing ‘sol’ and ‘real’.

solve

solution

soluble

insoluble

dissolve

real

reality

realistic

unreal

realisation

 

19/04/24 -  These spellings will be tested on Friday 26th April. Maths homework will also be checked on this date (Section 3, Test 1). 

Words with ‘c’ before ‘i’ and ‘e’

circle

century

centaur

circus

princess

voice

medicine

celebrate

celery

pencil

 

12/04/24 -  These spellings will be tested on Friday 19th April. Maths homework will also be checked on this date (Section 2, Test 12). 

Words that are homophones

scene
seen
whose
who’s
affect
effect
here
hear
heel
heal

 

22/03/24 -  These spellings will be tested on Friday 12th April. Maths homework will also be checked on this date (Section 2, Test 11). 

Challenge words

group

height

particular

potatoes

separate

surprise

through

caught

though

woman

 

15/03/24 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 22nd March. Please note, there is no Maths homework this week as children have been asked to practise their lines ahead of our performances on Monday and Tuesday! Have a lovely weekend and we will see you for the performances. smiley

Words that are adverbs of manner

reluctantly

quickly

generously

unexpectedly

gently

curiously

furiously

seriously

victoriously

courteously

 

08/03/24 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 15th March. This week's maths homework is Section 2, Test 10. Please ensure is is completed and ready to be marked on Friday 15th March. There have been lots of children without homework recently, so please check and ensure they hand it in please.

Words ending in ‘-cian’

musician
magician
electrician
politician
mathematician
technician
optician
beautician
physician
dietician

 

01/03/24 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 8th March. This week's maths homework is Section 2, Test 9. Please ensure is is completed and ready to be marked on Friday 8th March.

Words ending in ‘-ssion'

expression

discussion

confession

permission

admission

impression

obsession

procession

omission

concussion

 

23/02/24 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 1st March.

Words ending in ‘-tion’

invention

injection

action

hesitation

completion

stagnation

nomination

migration

communication

selection

 

09/02/24 - Over half term, please could pupils practise their spellings for their test on the first Friday back. Pupils have also been given their parts and scripts for the Easter production of The Wind in the Willows - please could pupils learn their lines in preparation for rehearsals when they are back. I will not be setting Maths homework over the half term so that pupils can focus on learning their lines, I have sent home one of the multiplication square games, as played at our learning celebration. Have a great week! smiley

09/02/2024 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 23rd February.

Words where 'au' makes an /or/ sound

automatic
August
launch
haul
astronaut
cause
author
applaud
autumn
audience

02/02/2024 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 9th February 2024.

breath

business

caught

different

exercise

extreme

medicine

possession

although

thought

26/01/2024 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 2nd February.

serious

obvious

curious

hideous

spontaneous

courteous

furious

various

victorious

gaseous

19/01/2024 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 26th January.

Words where a suffix is added to words ending in ‘y’

merriment

happiness

plentiful

penniless

happily

prettiest

nastiness

beautiful

pitiful

silliness

12/01/2024 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 19th January.

Words ending in ‘-ous’ including those where ‘ge’ from the base word remains

courageous

outrageous

nervous

famous

adventurous

disadvantageous

ridiculous

carnivorous

rapturous

torturous

22/12/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 12th January.

Words ending in '-ous'

poisonous

dangerous

mountainous

marvellous

perilous

tremendous

enormous

jealous

precious

disastrous

15/12/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 22nd December.

expansion

extension

comprehension

tension

suspension

exclusion

provision

explosion

erosion

invasion

08/12/23 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 15th December

complete

continue

experiment

famous

favourite

February

naughty

material

knowledge

remember

01/12/23 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 8th December.

chef

chalet

machine

brochure

parachute

chute

chaperone

chandelier

crochet

quiche

24/11/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 1st December.

generally

usually

finally

beautifully

cruelly

carefully

faithfully

peacefully

wonderfully

thoughtfully

17/11/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 24th November

sadly

completely

wildly

bravely

gently

foolishly

proudly

horribly

nervously

happily

10/11/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 17th November.

adoration

admiration

coronation

detonation

observation

location

generation

exploration

combination

illustration

06/11/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 10th November.

decoration

preparation

duration

registration

sensation

determination

population

vibration

donation

information

20/10/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Thursday 26th October.

Challenge words

calendar

appear

believe

grammar

increase

interest

opposite

straight

strength

women

13/10/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 20th October.

 

Words with the prefix ‘inter-’ meaning 'between' or 'among'

interact

intercity

international

interfere

interview

intercept

intercom

internet

interchange

interface

06/10/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 13th October.

Words with the prefix 'sub-' meaning ‘below’ or ‘further divided’

submarine

subject

subway

submerge

subtropical

subdivide

subheading

substandard

subtitle

submit

29/09/2024 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 6th October.

Words with the prefixes 'il-', 'im-' and 'ir-'

illegal

illegible

immature

immortal

impossible

impatient

imperfect

irregular

irrelevant

irresponsible

22/09/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 29th September.

Words with the prefix 'in-' meaning 'not'

inactive

incorrect

invisible

insecure

inflexible

indefinite

incurable

inability

inadequate

inelegant

15/09/2023 - These spellings will be tested on Friday 22nd September.

Homophones and near homophones

accept

except

knot

not

peace

piece

plain

plane

weather

whether

 

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