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Spelling: Words with 'ck' 1

In this worksheet, students revise the use of 'ck' to spell the 'k' phoneme.

'Spelling: Words with 'ck' 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:   Spelling Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

The letters 'ck' together make the same sound as the letter 'k' on its own. It can be hard to know when to use 'ck' but there are rules to help.

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The letters 'ck' never come together at the beginning of a word.

 

In the middle or at the end of a word we usually use 'ck' straight after a short vowel sound.

stick

tackle

peck

 

We usually use 'k' on its own after a long vowel sound or a consonant.

broken

tank

pork

 

In this activity, you can practise spelling words containing the 'k' sound.

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