Common Exception Words Set 2 Year 3 and Year 4

Challenge your spelling skills with words that have an unusual spelling pattern using this interactive Common Exception Words Set 2 Year 3 and Year 4 game. Don’t let the tricky spellings catch you out!

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Teacher Specific Information

This Common Exception Words Set 2 Year 3 and Year 4 activity includes 10 sentences with one word missing. The correct spelling of the missing word needs to be selected from the options available. Common misconceptions are addressed in each of the spellings and the words have been taken from the English – Appendix 1: Spelling – Word list – years 3 and 4. This game covers the Year 3/4 objective to learn the spellings of specific words.

The words used in this activity are:
breathe
build
busy
business
calendar
caught
centre
century
certain
circle
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National Curriculum Objectives

Reading – Word Reading
read further exception words, noting the unusual correspondences between spelling and sound, and where these occur in the word