Spelling

Spelling

This huge, comprehensive resource offers games for all the common spelling patterns, rules, exceptions and families. It draws from lists familiar to UK teachers including Phase 5 of Letters and Sounds, High Frequency Word Lists, Useful Word Lists. Each spelling list has either 7, 10, 15 or 20 words to learn, depending on age/complexity, and has supporting documents and games.

  • 4-7 Overview and Supporting Documents

    4-7 Overview and Supporting Documents SKILL +

    This age band starts with the three hundred most frequent words. Following that, the spelling lists draw words from Phase 5 of Letters and Sounds. The frequent words are in groups of 10, the phase 5 words in groups of 7 (which could be joined to make longer lists). Please let us know if you would like any other common spelling groupings as we would be happy to publish supplementary lists.

    • 9 Documents
  • First Hundred High Frequency Words

    First Hundred High Frequency Words SKILL +

    This set of games and documents splits the first 100 words into handy 10 word chunks for spelling and reading practice.

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Second Hundred High Frequency Words

    Second Hundred High Frequency Words SKILL +

    This set of games and documents splits the second 100 words into handy 10 word chunks for spelling and reading practice.

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Third Hundred High Frequency Words

    Third Hundred High Frequency Words SKILL +

    This set of games and documents splits the third 100 words into handy 10 word chunks for spelling and reading practice.

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Phase 5 Group 1 - New Graphemes

    Phase 5 Group 1 - New Graphemes SKILL +

    This series contains 16 lists of words from Phase 5 Letters and Sounds, New Graphemes list, including ay, ou, ie, ea, oy, ir, ue, aw, wh, ph, ew, oe, au and ey.

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Phase 5 Group 2 - Split Digraphs and Different Vowel Sounds

    Phase 5 Group 2 - Split Digraphs and Different Vowel Sounds SKILL +

    This set contains 12 lists of words from Phase 5 Letters and Sounds, Split Digraph list, plus some further lists with examples of different pronunciations for vowels a,e,i,o,u (e.g. a in wash rather than rat).

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Phase 5 Group 3 - Alternative Pronunciations

    Phase 5 Group 3 - Alternative Pronunciations SKILL +

    This set contains 12 lists of words from Phase 5 Letters and Sounds, Alternative Pronunciations list, from ow (e.g. ow in low rather than down) through to ey (e.g. ey in grey rather than money).

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Phase 5 Group 4 - Alternative Spellings

    Phase 5 Group 4 - Alternative Spellings SKILL +

    This set contains 11 lists of words from Phase 5 Letters and Sounds, Alternative Spellings list - from alternative spellings for the ch sound (like picture) to alternative spellings for i (like gym)

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Phase 5 Group 5 - More Alternative Spellings

    Phase 5 Group 5 - More Alternative Spellings SKILL +

    This set contains 17 lists of words from Phase 5 Letters and Sounds, Alternative Spellings list - from alternative spellings for the ear sound (like severe) to alternative spellings for ee (like chimney)

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document
  • Phase 5 Group 6 - Even More Alternative Spellings

    Phase 5 Group 6 - Even More Alternative Spellings SKILL +

    This set contains 14 lists of words from Phase 5 Letters and Sounds, Alternative Spellings list - from alternative spellings for the igh sound (like cry or replied) to alternative spellings for sh (like position). Spellings of words with the zh sound are also included (like treasure).

    • 2 Games
    • 1 Document