CLICK HERE for a simple guide to the phonics and spelling programme at Edward the Elder Primary School.

CLICK HERE for our Phonics Programme.

In Key Stage 2, your child will be expected to spell the following words. They will become familiar with them over the course of their time in Years 3 to 6 and may bring them home to rehearse and learn at home.

Spellings Year 1-6

Complex Speed Sounds Chart

Year 1 and 2 Common Exception Words

Click on the link for strategies to help your child learn their spellings.

Spelling Leaflet

Click on the link below for the powerpoint from the Year 1 parent's meeting on April 30th 2018.


Use the word lists below (nonsense and real words) to help support your children at home.

Word List 1

Word List 2