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English - Spelling

The children are taught spelling rules in line with the 2014 National Curriculum, which you may download here


Spelling at Pendeen School is supported by an online tool, which children can access at home, called Spelling Shed.


Children in all classes will be given weekly spellings to learn, commensurate with their age group and learning needs. Spelling rules that children are taught in school should be practised at home on a weekly basis to reinforce their understanding as part of their homework. These can be practised in an interactive manner at; all children have an individual login. 


Additionally, you may want to play games and practise in more creative ways; suggestions for which can be accessed here.


Children’s spellings are given out on a half-termly basis as part of the class topic/homework pamphlet, which can also be downloaded from your child’s class page.