Year 2 Spelling
17 May 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Friday 24 May 2013.
Words using ‘igh’
Adverbs ending in ‘ly’
Lions will also be learning to change adjectives into adverbs. They will learn that if an adjective ends in ‘y’ they drop the ‘y’ and then add ‘ily’.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 17 May 2013
10 May 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Friday 17 May 2013.
Words with i_e split digraph – these make a ‘long i’ sound
Words using ‘oo’, ‘u’ and ‘oul’ to make similar sounds.
Words using ‘augh’ and ‘ough’.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 10 May 2013
03 May 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Friday 10 May 2013.
These are words that end in ‘ck’.
These are words with ‘tch’ to make the ‘ch’ sound.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 3 May 2013
26 April 2013
This week’s spellings are homophones again. This time we are thinking about ‘n’ and ‘kn’ words. Your child will be tested on Friday 03 May 2013.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 26 April 2013
19 April 2013
This week’s spellings are homophones. These are words that sound the same but have a different spelling and meaning. Your child will be tested on Friday 26 April 2013.
We’ll be thinking about other homophones during the week too.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 19 April 2013
22 March 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Thursday 28 March 2013.
The spellings are plurals ending in ‘ies’. When we change singular words that end in ‘y’ to make plurals, we need to drop the ‘y’ and add ‘ies’.
This week’s spellings are words that make the ‘f’ sound using ‘ph’.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 21 March 2013
15 March 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Friday 22 March 2013.
Words that end in ‘sh’, ‘ch’, ‘x’, ‘s’ or ‘ss’ need ‘es’ instead of ‘s’ at the end when you are saying more than one of them.
The rule is words ending in ‘le’.
These words are common words that are being spelt incorrectly.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 14 March 2013
08 March 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Friday 15 March.
This week’s spellings are plurals ending in ‘s’.
This week’s spellings are high frequency words (words that children will often use in their writing).
Posted by Miss Hewson on 7 March 2013
01 March 2013
This week’s spellings will be tested on Friday 08 March.
These are compound words. These are words that are made up of two other words.
These are words beginning with ‘wh’.
Please practise these tricky words.
Posted by Miss Hewson on 1 March 2013
08 February 2013
Here are this week’s spellings.
For Lions group, they are all contractions (two words made into one, using an apostrophe to show missing letters). For other children, the words all use ai to make a long a sound.
Your child will be tested on Friday 15 February 2013.
Tigers / Zebras
Posted by Miss Hewson on 7 February 2013