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Spellings KS1

High frequency words are the most commonly used words in children's early speaking, reading and writing. Your child will be taught the following words in each Phase of the Letter and Sounds phonics programme.

Use the 'flash cards' below to help your child practise these important words.  

Phase 2

a

an

as

at

if

in

is

it

of

off

on

can

dad

had

back

and

get

big

him

his

not

got

up

mum

but

the

to

I

no

go

into

 

 

 

 

 

Phase 3

will

that

this

then

them

with

see

for

now

down

look

too

he

she

we

me

be

was

you

they

all

are

my

her

Phase 4

went

It’s

from

children

just

help

said

have

like

so

do

some

come

were

there

little

one

when

out

what

 

 

 

 

Phase 5

don’t

old

I’m

by

time

house

about

your

day

made

came

make

here

saw

very

put

oh

their

people

Mr

Mrs

looked

called

asked

could

 

 

 

 

 

Next 200 common words in order

Water

away

good

want

over

how

did

man

going

where

would

or

took

school

think

home

who

didn’t

ran

know

bear

can’t

again

cat

long

things

new

after

wanted

eat

everyone

our

two

has

yes

play

take

thought

dog

well

find

more

I’ll

round

tree

magic

shouted

us

other

food

fox

through

way

been

stop

must

red

door

right

sea

these

began

boy

animals

never

next

first

work

lots

need

that’s

baby

fish

gave

mouse

something

bed

may

still

found

live

say

soon

night

narrator

small

car

couldn’t

three

head

king

town

I’ve

around

every

garden

fast

only

many

laughed

let’s

much

suddenly

told

another

great

why

cried

keep

room

last

jumped

because

even

am

before

gran

clothes

tell

key

fun

place

mother

sat

boat

window

sleep

feet

morning

queen

each

book

its

green

different

let

girl

which

inside

run

any

under

hat

snow

air

trees

bad

tea

top

eyes

fell

friends

box

dark

grandad

there’s

looking

end

than

best

better

hot

sun

across

gone

hard

floppy

really

wind

wish

eggs

once

please

thing

stopped

ever

miss

most

cold

park

lived

birds

duck

horse

rabbit

white

coming

he’s

river

liked

giant

looks

use

along

plants

dragon

pulled

We’re

fly

grow