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Spelling

Year 6 National Curriculum requirements

Pupils should be taught to

• develop a range of personal strategies for learning new and irregular words*

• develop a range of personal strategies for spelling at the point of composition*

• develop a range of strategies for checking and proof reading spellings after writing*

• use further prefixes and suffixes and understand the guidance for adding them

• spell some words with ‘silent’ letters (for example, knight, psalm, solemn)

• continue to distinguish between homophones and other words which are often

confused

• use knowledge of morphology and etymology in spelling and understand that the

spelling of some words needs to be learnt specifically, as listed in English Appendix 1

• use dictionaries to check the spelling and meaning of words

• use the first three or four letters of a word to check spelling, meaning or both of these

in a dictionary

• use a thesaurus

• proofread for spelling errors.

 

 Statutory word list for Years 6

accommodate

accompany

according

achieve

aggressive

amateur

ancient

apparent

appreciate

attached

available

average

awkward

bargain

bruise

category

cemetery

committee

communicate

community

competition

conscience

conscious

controversy

convenience

correspond

criticise (critic + ise)

curiosity

definite

desperate

determined

develop

dictionary

disastrous

embarrass

environment

equip (-ped, -ment)

especially

exaggerate

excellent

existence

explanation

familiar

foreign

forty

frequently

government

guarantee

harass

hindrance

identity

immediately

interfere

interrupt

language

leisure

lightning (h)

marvellous

mischievous

muscle (h)

necessary

neighbour

nuisance

occupy

occur

opportunity

parliament

persuade

physical

prejudice

privilege

profession

programme

pronunciation

queue

recognise

recommend

restaurant

rhyme

rhythm

sacrifice

secretary

shoulder

signature

sincere(ly)

soldier

stomach

sufficient

suggest

symbol (h)

system

temperature

thorough

twelfth

variety

vegetable

vehicle

yacht