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1 © Boardworks Ltd of 11© Boardworks Ltd of 11 High-Frequency Words Year 9 Spelling Starters Teachers notes included in the Notes Page Accompanying worksheet Flash activity. These activities are not editable. Web addressesExtension activities Icons key: For more detailed instructions, see the Getting Started presentation

2 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Contents © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Homophones Heteronyms Key subject words

3 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 High-frequency words - Homophones Homophones © Boardworks Ltd of 11

4 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Many commonly confused words are homophones – words which sound exactly the same but which are spelt differently. Some words are confused because, whilst not exactly the same, they sound or look very similar. What are homophones? How many pairs or groups of homophones can you think of?

5 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Homophones activity 1

6 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Homophones activity 2

7 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 High-frequency words - Heteronyms Heteronyms © Boardworks Ltd of 11

8 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 What are heteronyms? Heteronyms are words which are spelt the same but are pronounced differently and have different meanings. For example: We rowed the boat across the lake. I rowed with my mother last night. How many other heteronyms can you think of?

9 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Heteronyms activity How many heteronyms can you spot in this passage? When Leis cousin got married, Lei was asked to read a poem in the church. A buffet lunch was served at the wedding reception afterwards. It was a lovely day: Lei truly believed the bride and groom would live happily ever after together, and even shed a tear when they were declared man and wife. Shed also taken the lead on the dance floor later! Now write a new sentence for each heteronym, using its alternative meaning.

10 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 High-frequency words – Key subject words Key subject words © Boardworks Ltd of 11

11 © Boardworks Ltd of 11 Hangman spelling test


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