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Spellings

Summer 2 Year 4 Spellings 

We won’t be setting spellings to be learned over the half-term holiday. 

Spellings week 1 test 16th June  

Suffix ous meaning full of. 

Spellings week 2 test 23rd June 

Prefixes ‘un-’, ‘dis-’, ‘in-’  

 

Spellings week 3 test 30th June 

Prefixes ‘re-’, ‘sub-’, ‘inter-’, 

Spellings week 4 test 7th July  

Prefixes 

‘super-’, ‘anti-’, ‘auto- 

Spellings week 5 test 14th July  

Suffix ‘-ly’ added to words ending in ‘y’, ‘le’ and ‘ic’   

  • Words ending in consonant + ‘y’: change ‘y’ to ‘i’ if the word is more than one syllable  

  • Words ending in ‘le’: take off ‘e’ and add ‘y’  

  • Words ending in ‘ic’: add ‘ally’  

No spellings  

 

Learn any year ¾ words you don’t know or try  learning the year 5/6 spellings.  

Year 3/ 4 spelling words  

Year 3/ 4 spelling words  

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

  

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

 

 

minute  

occasion 

ordinary 

popular 

potatoes 

 

natural 

occasionally 

particular 

possess 

pressure  

 

naughty 

often 

peculiar 

possession  

probably  

 

notice  

opposite  

perhaps 

possible 

promise  

 

Focus spellings (6 of the below at random 

Focus spellings (6 of the below at random 

Focus spellings (6 of the below at random 

Focus spellings (6 of the below at random 

Focus spellings (6 of the below at random 

 

carnivorous  

inactive 

subheading 

supermarket 

clumsily  

 

ridiculous  

incorrect 

submerge 

superstar 

dramatically  

 

famous 

disappoint 

submarine 

antiseptic  

happily  

porous  

disagree 

interact 

anticlockwise 

sleepily  

adventurous  

disobey 

international 

antisocial  

simply 

courageous  

uncaring  

intercity  

autobiography 

humbly  

outrageous  

unquestioning 

reappear 

autograph  

frantically  

nervous 

uncompromising 

redecorate  

automatic  

basically  

 

 

 

Spellings

Spellings week 1 test 28th April

This week we are learning to spell words with the sound ‘s’ spelt using the grapheme ‘sc’.

Spellings week 2  test 5th May

This week we are learning to spell words that end with a sound like ‘shun’ spelt ‘sion’.

Spellings week 3  test 12th May

This week we are learning to spell words with an apostrophe for possession. Please see the rule below.

Spellings week 3  test 19th May

This week we will be learning to spell common homophones. 

Spellings week 3  test 26th May

 

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

Year 3/ 4 spelling words 

guard 

heard

height

important

length

guide 

heart

history

interest

library

Focus spellings 

Focus spellings (8 of the below at random)

imagine

island

material

crescent

division

increase

knowledge

mention

scented

collision

Focus spellings 

learn

Focus spellings 

science

explosion

When a singular proper noun ends in ‘s’ to show possession, you must add an apostrophe before the ‘s’.

Focus spellings 

A random selection of words previously taught this half term.

abscess

corrosion 

weather

ascend

conclusion

whether

descend

extension

whose

scene

comprehension

Who’s

scissors

evasion

missed

 

intrusion

mist

Please see the ideas below for learning spellings

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