2. • Spellings are important, they help you with yourreading and writing.• Spellings improve our literacy skills and a key elementneeded in the wider world.• In Year 7, you are tested in September and again inJuly – this can show how much you have progressed!•Why do we have to do spellings?
3. Each Thursday, you willreceive a set of spellings.You will be tested on aTuesday.Your spellings will be givento you on a sheet, it willinclude the word in asentence and a space foryou to practice.Don’t worry if you loseyour spellings, they will beon the VLE – so NOexcuses!
4. Spellings that you are given will work with a particularsound or spelling rule.Each week when you receive your spelling sheets, therule or sound will be explained on the top.•So what kind of spellings will yoube doing?