This week we are looking at word families of “phon” and “sign”, learning about the meanings and how new words are made from these root words. The following words are the spelling lists to learn:
Group 1 and 2:
phone, telephone, phonics, sign, designer
Group 1 also have:
microphone, phonograph, signature, assign, signaller
In class we will be learning about word families over the next few weeks. We will take a root word and then investigate the different words that can be made form the root by using a variety of prefixes and suffixes. We will explore how this changes the meaning.
This week we are looking at the sol and real word families.
solar, soluble, solution, insoluble, dissolve
real, reality, realistic, unreal, realisation