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Spell Words: The Magic 'e'

In this worksheet, students spell words accurately applying phonological knowledge.

'Spell Words: The Magic 'e'' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:  Spell Common Exception Words

Difficulty level:  

down

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Here is the magic 'e'.

Listen to these words:  

cap  hat  fat  can  man

If you add the magic 'e', the sound changes to a long 'a':  

cap hate  fat can mane.

 

Listen to these words:  

pin  fin  kit  bit

Add the magic 'e' so the 'i' has a long sound. Now listen again:  

pin fin kite  bite

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

A very thick cord is called a  ________________.

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

The name of one of the summer months is ________________.

 

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Not only one mouse, but two ________________.

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Here is an ice cream ________________.

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Frozen water is called ________________.

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Toothpaste comes in a ________________.

 

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

If you tease a dog it could ________________.

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

If you play with matches you could start a  ________________.

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

The number after four is ________________.

 

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

A huge pond is called a ________________.

 

  • Question 1

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

A very thick cord is called a  ________________.

CORRECT ANSWER
rope
  • Question 2

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

The name of one of the summer months is ________________.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
June
  • Question 3

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Not only one mouse, but two ________________.

CORRECT ANSWER
mice
  • Question 4

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Here is an ice cream ________________.

CORRECT ANSWER
cone
  • Question 5

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Frozen water is called ________________.

CORRECT ANSWER
ice
  • Question 6

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

Toothpaste comes in a ________________.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
tube
  • Question 7

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

If you tease a dog it could ________________.

CORRECT ANSWER
bite
  • Question 8

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

If you play with matches you could start a  ________________.

CORRECT ANSWER
fire
  • Question 9

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

The number after four is ________________.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
five
  • Question 10

Now let’s write some words with a magic 'e'.

A huge pond is called a ________________.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
lake
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