Abbey Gates
Primary School

Spellings

Year 6 on January 24th 2017

Autumn 1: -cious, -tious, -cial, -tial, -ant, -ent , -ance, -ence, -ancy and –ency, -ough, -ought and –aught, adding suffixes to –fer words

Autumn 2: -able, suffix able (just add), suffix able (change y to I or drop e), suffix able (keep e), -ible, -mb, silent l and –mn, gu-, rh-, gh- and –bt, other silent letters, I before e, except after c 1 and 2

Spring 1: Hyphenated prefixes, -ard, Year 5 and Year 6 Word List words 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8, -ate, -ite and -it, -ine (in) and –ine (een),

Spring 2: -ary (e.g. library), -er (e.g. member), -ar (e.g. cellar), -ice (e.g. office), -tion 2, -ation 2, Homophones and confusable words 1, 2 and 3, -sion 2, -ssion, -cian and -ture

Summer 1: -ous, -us, ou words, Long (u) as eu and (sh) as ch, y-e words, suffix ist, suffix est, -our (e.g. humour), -or (e.g. anchor), suffix er, suffix or, suffix al and suffix ee, long (e) as i words 1 and 2 (e.g. pizza)

Summer 2: soft g 2, soft c 2, (f) as ph, -eon (surgeon) and prefix uni, prefix aer and prefix mal, prefix fore, other prefixes, irregular words 1, 2 and 3 (e.g. ocean), -gue, -que and –quet and long (o) as o at the end of words 2 (e.g. tempo)

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