9 RuleIf it ends in a silent‘e’ – drop the ‘e’ when adding ‘ing’ or ‘ed’
10 Now you think what the next rule might be … Look at this new list of words.
11 What is the same? break leap look sleep cheat float boil sail breaking leapinglooking/lookedsleepingcheating/cheatedfloating/floatedboiling/boiledsailing/sailed
12 Talk with your partner and then tell your teacher What is the rule?Talk with your partner and then tell your teacher
13 Rules for adding ‘ing’ Short vowel sound, with one consonant = Double the consonant and add ‘ing’Short vowel sound,with two consonants= Just add ‘ing’Ending in silent‘e’ = Drop the ‘e’ then add ‘ing’Long vowel sound = Just add ‘ing’
14 Drop the ‘e’ and add ‘ing’ Sort these words into the grid below: name drink snow hit fan skip paint drive melt wash dive swim Look for more examples in your reading booksJust add ‘ing’Double the consonantDrop the ‘e’ and add ‘ing’
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