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Identify Words that Use ch to Spell the 'k' Phoneme

In this worksheet, students will identify words which use 'ch' to spell the /k/ phoneme.

'Identify Words that Use ch to Spell the 'k' Phoneme' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 4 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:   Spelling Awareness

Popular topics:   Spelling worksheets, Money worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

Spelling is really important - it can change the meaning of a sentence entirely!


For example, if you were granted your wish of wanting to eat a desert, you could be left very disappointed and sandy!

  or desert or dessert -  it makes a big difference to the meaning!


In this activity, we are going to be looking at the following phoneme, press the green button to listen to the sound?

This sound (phoneme) can be spelt in different ways.

We are going to look at words that contain ch that make the k sound.


Press the button again and look at the letters (the grapheme):



Press the button and listen to this word – which spelling is correct?

boy with headache





The correct spelling is ache.


In this activity, you will be asked to decide which grapheme is needed to spell each word correctly.

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