As part of the new curriculum, children need to be able to spell most of the words selected for Key Stage 2 children to learn. Find below a link to both the year 3/4 and year 5/6 statutory words.

Year 3/4 word list

Year 5/6 word list

Some great apps, which helps children to learn many tricky spellings, can be downloaded on to iPads and tablets are Spell Fix and SUMDOG.

Spell Fix


A useful website to practice spellings on is spelling frame