Archive | Literacy

RSS feed for this section

This half-term’s spelling list


This half-term we will be practising words from the Year 3-4 spelling list using a range of strategies. We will also learn to add the im- il- ir- in- suffixes to change the meaning of words.┬áMake sure you practise your spellings at home. Our spelling test is on a Tuesday. Week 1 Week 2 Week […]

Spelling strategies


Here are some ideas of activities children can do to practise their spellings: Trace, copy and replicate and check: Copy a word and go over it several times to help muscle memory. Quick write: Write out as many of those spellings as possible in 1 minute. Drawing around the word: Draw around the word and […]