Primary English: Sensational spelling ideas

Schemes, lists, activities, games and challenges to help KS1 and KS2 pupils practice their spellings

Tes Resources Team

Image Of Teacher Writing Spellings On A Whiteboard For KS1 & KS2 Pupils

Make sure that spelling tasks are engaging and fun with these creative resources

Whether you are looking to top up your toolkit of traditional resources or are on the hunt for something a bit different, this hand-picked collection of resources is the perfect starting point for making spelling a topic to look forward to each day.  

Spelling activities, worksheets and games

Spelling Activities & Games
hoppytimes

Spelling Activities & Games

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This resource contains 20 + spelling activities and games. Suitable for any word list (KS1, KS2) Almost no prep needed apart from printing (some games require a dice or a spinner). Can be used year after year making it a great investment! Activities include: secret code writing; spelling bat...
LKS2 Spelling Mats
sophie_bell10

LKS2 Spelling Mats

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Included is a PDF pack of spelling mats for all the spelling rules covered in Year 3 and 4. There are a variety of activities for each mat.
Phonics Phase 3 Roll It Spell It
FunkyPhonics

Phonics Phase 3 Roll It Spell It

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There are four picture boards in total. * Board 1 - qu,ch,sh,th,ng * Board 2 - ai,ee,igh,oa,oo * Board 3 - oo(u), ar,or,ur, ow * Board 3 - oi, ear, air, er Each board has a ? section where there are a mixture of pictures from the sounds on the board. Board three has two ? the second...
Spelling Activities
mazza84

Spelling Activities

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Fun activities for practising spelling. On handy cards. I cut them out and laminated them. Ideal for early finishers and could be used for whole class, small groups or individuals. Use them any way you can think of!
Olympic Spelling Challenge, SATPIN
bevevans22

Olympic Spelling Challenge, SATPIN

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Board game, designed to help pupils with their spelling, with an Olympic theme. Full instructions included. Sassoon font used throughout. Board is A4 but could be enlarged to A3 for a larger group.
Spelling Activities For Any Spelling List
Resourcing Time

Spelling Activities For Any Spelling List

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50 Spelling Activities which can be used for any spelling list! This high quality resource has 50 A5 Spelling Activity Task Cards which are easily differentiated to suit a wide range of ability levels and cover a huge range of activity types including Morphemes, Letter Patterns and Sound Patter...
Spelling Spies game
kaz526

Spelling Spies game

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Just print,( tiny bit of cutting) and laminate, instructions on last page. A really fun and interesting way to ring the changes with their spelling. Boys especially will love it. Please leave a comment if you download it. If you have problems downloading it please report it and let me know too. M...
Jungle Jumble Spelling Challenge
sarahbid

Jungle Jumble Spelling Challenge

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This is a spelling challenge booklet that I created to use with my SEN groups and KS1 children. It helps children work through learning the first 100 HFW for spelling and can be used as part of a PT/probes session or as a aid to learning for a whole class or group. The children love doing it and we ...