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Spelling: ch 2

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

'Spelling: ch 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:   Spelling Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Press the button to listen to the sound.

 

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

ch

c

k

ck

 

We are going to look particularly at words that use:

ch grapheme to make the k sound.

 

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

ch

 

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

ache

ace ake

 

The correct spelling is ache.

 

 

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

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

Anchor

Ankor

Ancor

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

Chayak

Kayak

Kayack

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

Stomack

Stomak

Stomach

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

Chontainer

Kontainer

Container

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

Cameleon

Chameleon

Kameleon

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

Orkestra

Orckhestra

Orchestra

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

Padloch

Padlock

Padlok

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

Charavan

Karavan

Caravan

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

Kemistry

Ckemistry

Chemistry

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

Teknology

Technology

Tecknology

  • Question 1

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Anchor
EDDIE SAYS
How did you get on? 'ch' is used to make the k phoneme in anchor.
  • Question 2

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Kayak
EDDIE SAYS
This Kayak looks nice and shiny! This word uses 'k' to make the k sound.
  • Question 3

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Stomach
EDDIE SAYS
Oh no, hope he doesn't have a stomach ache! 'ch' is used to make the k phoneme in stomach and ache.
  • Question 4

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Container
EDDIE SAYS
This lunch looks delicious! The word container uses 'c' to make the k sound.
  • Question 5

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Chameleon
EDDIE SAYS
Did you know that a chameleon can change colour to blend in with their surroundings? How smart is that! The word chameleon starts with 'ch' to make the k phoneme.
  • Question 6

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Orchestra
EDDIE SAYS
Wow, look at those wonderfully tall hats! 'ch' is used to make the k phoneme in the word orchestra. I wonder which song the orchestra is playing?
  • Question 7

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Padlock
EDDIE SAYS
I can see the lock but where is the key? The word padlock uses 'ck' to make the k sound. How are you getting on so far? Not many more to go!
  • Question 8

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Caravan
EDDIE SAYS
I wonder where this caravan is heading? Somewhere beside the seaside, I bet! This word uses 'c' to make the k sound.
  • Question 9

Press the button to listen to the word.

 

 

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Chemistry
EDDIE SAYS
Wow, check out the blue stuff! I wonder what kind of chemical that is? Chemistry and chemical both start with 'ch' to make the k phoneme.
  • Question 10

Press the button to listen to the word.

​Tick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
Technology
EDDIE SAYS
How much technology do you have in your home? I wonder if you could find a piece of technology in every room? The word technology has 'ch' to make the k phoneme.
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