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This week's spelling focus

Year 2 Spelling

All of Year 2 will be practising spelling of key words and phonics in our daily Read Write Inc sessions. As a class, we will also be learning about one spelling rule each week. This week, our spelling focus is:

 

Common exception words

 

If you would like to practise some of these words at home, you can try this list.

door floor
again wild
children parents
climb most
only both

 

Overview of Term 1's spelling words

Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 
The sounds /n/
spelt ‘kn’ and less
often ‘gn’ at the
beginning of words
The sounds /r/
spelt ‘wr’ at the
beginning of words
The sound /s/
spelt ‘c’ before e, i
and y
The sound /j/ spelt
with ‘-dge’ and
‘-ge’ at the end of
words
The sound /j/ often
spelt with g before
e, i and y and
always spelt with ’j’
before a, o and u

Common exception

words (Year 2 list)

knock
know
knee
knitting
knife
gnat
gnaw
gnash
gnome
gnarled
write
written
wrote
wrong
wrap
wrist
wreck
wrestle
wriggle
wren
race
ice
cell
city
fancy
face
space
bicycle
circle
spicy
badge
edge
bridge
dodge
fudge
age
huge
change
charge
village
gem
giant
magic
giraffe
energy
jacket
jar
jog
join
adjust
door
floor
again
wild
children
climb
parents
most
only
both

Year 1 and 2 common exception words

Year 1 and 2 common exception words 1
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