Spellings Term 3
Week 1 - Referring, referred, referral, reference, referee, preferring, preferred, preference, transferring, transference.
Week 2 - Siege, niece, grief, chief, fiend, shriek, believe, achieve, convenience, mischievous.
Week 3 - Deceive, conceive, receive, perceive, ceiling, receipt, protein, caffeine, seize, neither.
Week 4 - Commit, committee, transmit, submit, commitment, emit, permit, intermittent, omit, unremitting.
Week 5 - Interrupt, interfere, intercept, interject, intertwine, interim, internal, intersperse, interloper, interest.
Week 6 - Attached, available, average, competition, conscience, controversy, correspond, embarrass, especially, exaggerate.
Spellings - Term 2
Week 2 -
Words ending in - able: Adorable, Valuable, Advisable, Believable, Desirable, Excitable, Knowledgeable, Likeable, Changeable, Noticeable
Week 3 -
Words ending in - ably: Adorably, Valuably, Believably, Considerably, Tolerably, Changeably, Noticeably, Dependably, Comfortably, Reasonably
Week 4 -
Word families based on common words, showing how words are related in form and meaning: Temperature, Temper, Temperament, Tempered, Variety, Vary, Variation, Varied, Variable, Variance
Week 5 -
Word families based on common words, showing how words are related in form and meaning: Suggest, Digest, Congestion, Gesture, Gestation, Lightning, Daylight, Enlighten, Twilight, Limelight
Week 6 -
Creating Diminutives using prefixes micro- or mini-: Minibus, Miniskirt, Minicam, Minibeast, Minicab, Minimum, Microscope, Microchip, Microphone, Microwave
Spellings Term 1
Week 1: Aggressive, hostile, awkward, obstinate, desperate, frantic, disastrous, calamitous, marvellous, spectacular
Week 2: Advice, advise, device, devise, licence, license, practice, practise, prophecy, prophesy
Week 3: Observant, observance, expectant, expectancy, hesitant, hesitancy, tolerant, tolerance, relevant, relevance
Week 4: Innocent, innocence, decent, decency, excellent, excellence, confident, confidence, existent
Week 5: Co-operate, co-ordinate, co-own, co-author, re-enter, re-educate, re-examine, re-evaluate, re-energise, re-elect
Week 6: Man-eating, little-used, rock-bottom, wide-eyed, pig-headed, tight-fisted, cold-hearted, stone-faced, green-eyed, short-tempered