Key stage 3 spellings

Key stage 3 spellings

These worksheets are based on a list found in the Dfes guide for spellings that should be known in KS3. This is just a start. Please give me feedback if you would like the whole list done like this for pupils who are still on level 3. I used these in a PRU that I worked in and the pupils enjoyed them (mostly boys hence the footballer pics!)
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PHONIC WORKSHEETS EW AS IN STEW

PHONIC WORKSHEETS EW AS IN STEW

This set of worksheets is a section of Module 5 of the Burt Reading scheme. There are at present over 700 phonic worksheets in this scheme. They have been used very successfully with dyslexic pupils and ESOL pupils.. SENCO'S will find them very useful for SEN pupils.
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B AND D REVERSALS

B AND D REVERSALS

In every class in a primary school there will be a pupil( or two or three) who mixes up b and d causing problems with reading and spelling. It is often the task of the TA to help the pupil with this problem. Herewith a set of 18 worksheets that can be used to help a pupil overcome b / d reversals. I have thoroughly researched the problem and devised worksheets in line with the latest thinking. I have collected ideas from all over the world and adapted them for your use in the classroom.
coreenburt
SPaG RESOURCES  PUNCTUATION   CAPITAL LETTERS

SPaG RESOURCES PUNCTUATION CAPITAL LETTERS

This resource helps a pupil to consolidate knowledge of when and where to use a capital letter. The following are included in the worksheets: 1. Capitals at the start of a sentence 2. Capitals for names of people 3. Capitals for names of places 4. Capitals for names of countries, continents, counties. 5. Capitals for names of cities and towns. 6. Capitals for names of oceans, seas, rivers, lakes 7. Capitals for names of mountains 8. Capitals for names of cars
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Media Representation and Reality

Media Representation and Reality

I devised this workbook for a set of very disaffected pupils in a PRU. Hence the colour. I tried to make each page a challenge and interesting and devised activities to amuse and interest them. It has worked well and they enjoyed the tasks set and the discussion was good too.
coreenburt
PHONICS The UR sound word list.

PHONICS The UR sound word list.

A list of UR words that can be used for individual assessment or reading recovery or projected for whole class revision. Please leave feedback and a rating if this resource is useful.
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READING SKILLS:   COMPREHENSION AND VOCABULARY SKILLS

READING SKILLS: COMPREHENSION AND VOCABULARY SKILLS

This set of30 A5 'cards' can be used as follows: 1.to improve vocabulary and spelling. The pages could be printed as worksheet for the children to fill in or they could be laminated and cut into A5 size cards for use during literacy lessons. 2. As a worksheet they are useful for homework to improve spelling and vocabulary. 3. I have used them with older (Year 4 – 6 ESL) pupils to build their vocabulary in one to one sessions. They are useful because all the key vocabulary has a matching picture so that the pupils can see what the word means.
coreenburt
PHONIC HOMEWORK RESOURCES  OU   OW   AW   OY   OI

PHONIC HOMEWORK RESOURCES OU OW AW OY OI

This workbook consists of 20 worksheets which are ideal for spelling homework. So that's a month of homework worksheets (one a day!) done and dusted. Each worksheet has 8 spellings based on one of the sounds of the book ( OU OW AW OY OI) and then a set of sentences where the correct word needs to be filled in on the line. So the pupil learns the spelling and the meaning of the word so also useful for vocabulary improvement.
coreenburt
SOUNDS FOR READING  S A T P

SOUNDS FOR READING S A T P

This resource presents 24 worksheets on the SATP sounds which are those first taught in most schools. There are lists of words to reinforce learning as well as flashcards and sentences to be read and copied. The resource ends with handwriting pages based on the SATP sentences. These worksheets are particularly useful for TA's to use with pupils who need one to one in phonics and reading. The PowerPoint is very useful for EAL pupils who need pictures to help them to understand a word but is also useful for whole class use for consolidation of the sound sin a fun way.
coreenburt
AUSTRALIA a language across the curriculum theme

AUSTRALIA a language across the curriculum theme

38 pages of activities based on Australia. Geography: mapwork, oceans, continents and time zonesSpelling: words ending in ED and ING AU wordsGrammar: Proper and Common nouns Punctuation Homophones Opposites Direct and reported speechComprehension skills - several activitiesAlphabetical orderWriting : Arranging sentences into paragraphsProof reading a textVocabulary building activities.
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PHONIC HOMEWORK RESOURCES (  OO  EE  AI  IR  AY)

PHONIC HOMEWORK RESOURCES ( OO EE AI IR AY)

This workbook consists of 20 worksheets which are ideal for spelling homework. So that's a month of homework worksheets (one a day!) done and dusted. Each worksheet has 8 spellings based on one of the sounds of the book ( OO EE AI IR AY) and then a set of sentences where the correct word needs to be filled in on the line. So the pupil learns the spelling and the meaning of the word so also useful for vocabulary improvement.
coreenburt
SOUNDS FOR READING  SPLIT DIGRAPH  U - E

SOUNDS FOR READING SPLIT DIGRAPH U - E

This SOUNDS FOR READING resource consists of 19 worksheets to teach and/or reinforce the split digraph U-E sound. There are opportunities for learning new vocabulary, practicing words and writing sentences using the split digraph. ALL SOUNDS FOR READING RESOURCES ARE PRINTED IN A SASSOON TYPE FONT although the preview does not show this. This resource is particularly useful for TA's who need extra work for one to one sessions.
coreenburt
CVC Phonics   -  The O sound.

CVC Phonics - The O sound.

16 worksheets to consolidate the O sound. This resource was devised specifically for those children who have fallen behind and need extra coaching from a TA. There are tracking sheets to monitor progress and a great deal of worksheets to ensure progress in phonics and reading. BUT the resource could also be useful as homework worksheets or extra classroom revision by the whole class.
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SOUNDS FOR READING : VOWEL SOUNDS AND CVC CONSOLIDATION EXERCISES

SOUNDS FOR READING : VOWEL SOUNDS AND CVC CONSOLIDATION EXERCISES

ALL SOUNDS FOR READING RESOURCES ARE PRINTED IN A SASSOON TYPE FONT although the preview does not show this. This SOUNDS FOR READING resource consists of 29 pages which can be used as follows: 1. MORE REVISION OF SINGLE VOWEL SOUNDS. There are several worksheets to help pupils to identify the vowels and have a bit of a relaxed time colouring the vowels. 2. Completing CVC words with either the first sound, last sound or middle sound. This is useful and will be help the tutor understand whether a child is “hearing” the sounds of the word. 3. Lists of nonsense combinations which are also combinations of letters found in larger words. This helps a child to understand that if they can sound out the individual parts of a word that they can then synthesise the whole word.
coreenburt
HORSES AND WAR HORSES :  A  CROSS CURRICULAR THEME

HORSES AND WAR HORSES : A CROSS CURRICULAR THEME

This cross curricular theme of 36 pages on Horses and War horses was designed for Keystage 3 pupils in a PRU in Essex. I used it when an HMI inspector observed the unit over a period of time and she commended it highly because of the variety of literacy opportunities and the way that the boys and girls in the unit related to the theme and were fully engaged in the work. Topics covered: GRAMMAR, SPELLING, HISTORY, CREATIVE WRITING, and VOCABULARY BUILDING.
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SOUNDS FOR READING:  OW  FOR  SNOW

SOUNDS FOR READING: OW FOR SNOW

This SOUNDS FOR READING resource consists of 16 worksheets offering a variety of interesting activities to consolidate the learning of the OW FOR SNOW sound. ALL SOUNDS FOR READING RESOURCES ARE PRINTED IN A SASSOON TYPE FONT although the preview does not show this. It is particularly suited to ONE TO ONE tutoring sessions and has been used successfully to drive up standards of reading in pupils struggling with reading and with EAL pupils.
coreenburt
CVC phonics THE I SOUND

CVC phonics THE I SOUND

A set of 17 worksheets to consolidate the vowel sound I. This workbook is ideal for use to revise and consolidate of the vowel sound by a pupil who is not making adequate progress. The worksheets will be very helpful in one to one sessions with a TA. The work can also be used for homework or extra revision by the class and will be a valuable supplement to the phonic scheme presently in use.
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