Spelling Games

Welcome to the Spelling Games Section. We have found and chosen the games which we think are great and work within the new national curriculum. Choose games by your child's school year. Browse Away.
Year R (Age 4-5)
Caillou- Spell it From > PBS
Spell out the chosen word by clicking and dragging the right letters.
Food Jumble From > Funschool
Simple Fridge Magnet Anagram Fun
Keywords with Peter and Jane From > Ladybird Books
A game to help you remember keywords. You get 15 seconds to memorise the word and then have to recall it from a choice of 4.
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > ICT Games
A game to help improve remembering spellings. Choose from a variety of different words to choose from
Spelling Ship- Yr R From > ICT Games
A hangman type of game where an alien gets to walk the plank. Only to be saved by correct spelling. Clues are displayed on the sails
Super Why- Create-Your-Own Superhero From > PBS
Use your super spelling power to design your own superhero.
Year 1 (Age 5-6)
Alphabetical Order From > Roy the Zebra
An interactive game for your child to put the words on a word plant in alphabetical order. Drag and drop.
Digger and the Gang- An Invitation From > BBC
Read the interactive story and drag and drop letters and words in the correct order.
Digger and the Gang- At the Party From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang organise Grandma's Party
Digger and the Gang- Presents From > BBC
Digger and the Gang use the magic carpet to get Grandma some presents and cards for her birthday.
Dynamo's Den- Spellbound From > BBC
Look carefully at the word on top of the wall. When it disappears, drag the letters into the slots and spell the word correctly.
Food Jumble From > Funschool
Simple Fridge Magnet Anagram Fun
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
Keywords with Peter and Jane From > Ladybird Books
A game to help you remember keywords. You get 15 seconds to memorise the word and then have to recall it from a choice of 4.
KS1 Bitesize- Pirate Spelling From > BBC
Choose medium, hard or really hard.Help Max teach his parrot new words by choosing or writing the correct letters to fill the gaps
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > ICT Games
A game to help improve remembering spellings. Choose from a variety of different words to choose from
Spelling Ship From > ICT Games
A hangman type of game where an alien gets to walk the plank. Only to be saved by correct spelling. Clues are displayed on the sails
Starship English - Blast the Rocket From > BBC
Help Star fill the rocket with fuel to make it take off.
Starship English - Space Spins From > BBC
Click on the handle to make a sentence appear on the screen.Sky will say the sentence.Then you can press 'Play again' to hear it again and to say it with Sky. Click on the handle to make the next sentence appear.
Starship English - Word Jumbler From > BBC
Play on the word jumbler machine with Star and Hutch.First choose which game you would like to play and click on it-Sounds the same, What's the pattern?, Count the syllables.
Super Why- Create-Your-Own Superhero From > PBS
Use your super spelling power to design your own superhero.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 2 (Age 6-7)
Alphabetical Order From > Roy the Zebra
An interactive game for your child to put the words on a word plant in alphabetical order. Drag and drop.
Digger and the Gang- An Invitation From > BBC
Read the interactive story and drag and drop letters and words in the correct order.
Digger and the Gang- At the Party From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang organise Grandma's Party
Digger and the Gang- Presents From > BBC
Digger and the Gang use the magic carpet to get Grandma some presents and cards for her birthday.
Dynamo's Den- Spellbound From > BBC
Look carefully at the word on top of the wall. When it disappears, drag the letters into the slots and spell the word correctly.
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Word Transformer From > PBS
Word Transformer is a funky game in which you can change one word into another by the use of one letter
Food Jumble From > Funschool
Simple Fridge Magnet Anagram Fun
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
Keywords with Peter and Jane From > Ladybird Books
A game to help you remember keywords. You get 15 seconds to memorise the word and then have to recall it from a choice of 4.
KS1 Bitesize- Pirate Spelling From > BBC
Choose medium, hard or really hard.Help Max teach his parrot new words by choosing or writing the correct letters to fill the gaps
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > ICT Games
A game to help improve remembering spellings. Choose from a variety of different words to choose from
Spelling Ship From > ICT Games
A hangman type of game where an alien gets to walk the plank. Only to be saved by correct spelling. Clues are displayed on the sails
Starship English - Blast the Rocket From > BBC
Help Star fill the rocket with fuel to make it take off.
Starship English - Space Spins From > BBC
Click on the handle to make a sentence appear on the screen.Sky will say the sentence.Then you can press 'Play again' to hear it again and to say it with Sky. Click on the handle to make the next sentence appear.
Starship English - Word Jumbler From > BBC
Play on the word jumbler machine with Star and Hutch.First choose which game you would like to play and click on it-Sounds the same, What's the pattern?, Count the syllables.
The Times Mini Spelling Bee From > The Times Spelling Bee
Wow, Spelling games for Primary School Kids. Puts you through your paces. Choose relevant age for appropriate games.
Words and Pictures - Star Words From > BBC
As each Star Word is delivered you must choose which shape it matches - is it the planet, the rocket or the black hole? The word may fragment first (depending on the settings in the Teacher's Control Panel) in which case you must repair it by clicking on the scattered letters in the right order.
Words and Pictures-Drag n Spell From > BBC
Drag a vowel sound into the slot to spell the word correctly. Use the slow/fast slider to increase the challenge.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 3 (Age 7-8)
Digger and the Gang- Escape Route From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang finally get out of the Haunted house by solving some English puzzles.
Digger and the Gang- The Trap Door From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang escape the Haunted House by solving some English puzzles.
Dynamo's Den- Spellbound From > BBC
Look carefully at the word on top of the wall. When it disappears, drag the letters into the slots and spell the word correctly.
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Word Transformer From > PBS
Word Transformer is a funky game in which you can change one word into another by the use of one letter
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Skillwise - Spelling From > BBC
Choose the topic, then the game. Lots of spelling activities to choose from.
Spelling and Vocab Games From > EduPlace
A variety of games for testing spelling and vocabulary for different grades in the US- including Spelling Match
Spellits From > BBC
Three games to play from the Spellits crew to help you spell all those tricky words.
Spin and Spell From > Spin and Spell
A fun game with categories and you have to choose a picture, then spin the wheel on the correct letters to see if you have spelt the word correctly
The Times Mini Spelling Bee From > The Times Spelling Bee
Wow, Spelling games for Primary School Kids. Puts you through your paces. Choose relevant age for appropriate games.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 4 (Age 8-9)
Digger and the Gang- Escape Route From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang finally get out of the Haunted house by solving some English puzzles.
Digger and the Gang- The Trap Door From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang escape the Haunted House by solving some English puzzles.
Dynamo's Den- Spellbound From > BBC
Look carefully at the word on top of the wall. When it disappears, drag the letters into the slots and spell the word correctly.
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Word Transformer From > PBS
Word Transformer is a funky game in which you can change one word into another by the use of one letter
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Skillwise - Spelling From > BBC
Choose the topic, then the game. Lots of spelling activities to choose from.
Spelling and Vocab Games From > EduPlace
A variety of games for testing spelling and vocabulary for different grades in the US- including Spelling Match
Spellits From > BBC
Three games to play from the Spellits crew to help you spell all those tricky words.
Spin and Spell From > Spin and Spell
A fun game with categories and you have to choose a picture, then spin the wheel on the correct letters to see if you have spelt the word correctly
The Times Mini Spelling Bee From > The Times Spelling Bee
Wow, Spelling games for Primary School Kids. Puts you through your paces. Choose relevant age for appropriate games.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 5 (Age 9-10)
Digger and the Gang - Climbing down From > BBC
Follow Digger and the Gang in the museum as they spot the thieves. Solve Literacy puzzles
Digger and the Gang - The Maze. From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang through the maze by solving literacy puzzles.
Dynamo's Den- Spellbound From > BBC
Look carefully at the word on top of the wall. When it disappears, drag the letters into the slots and spell the word correctly.
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Word Transformer From > PBS
Word Transformer is a funky game in which you can change one word into another by the use of one letter
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
KS2 Bitesize English - Spelling From > BBC
Use prefixes and suffixes to create new words, with new meanings, from words you already know.
KS2 Bitesize English - Trapped-Spelling Game From > BBC
Trapped- Escape the tower by spelling the words correctly. Can you do it?
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Skillwise - Spelling From > BBC
Choose the topic, then the game. Lots of spelling activities to choose from.
Spelling and Vocab Games From > EduPlace
A variety of games for testing spelling and vocabulary for different grades in the US- including Spelling Match
Spellits From > BBC
Three games to play from the Spellits crew to help you spell all those tricky words.
Spin and Spell From > Spin and Spell
A fun game with categories and you have to choose a picture, then spin the wheel on the correct letters to see if you have spelt the word correctly
The Times Mini Spelling Bee From > The Times Spelling Bee
Wow, Spelling games for Primary School Kids. Puts you through your paces. Choose relevant age for appropriate games.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 6 (Age 10-11)
Digger and the Gang - Climbing down From > BBC
Follow Digger and the Gang in the museum as they spot the thieves. Solve Literacy puzzles
Digger and the Gang - The Maze. From > BBC
Help Digger and the Gang through the maze by solving literacy puzzles.
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
KS2 Bitesize English - Spelling From > BBC
Use prefixes and suffixes to create new words, with new meanings, from words you already know.
KS2 Bitesize English - Trapped-Spelling Game From > BBC
Trapped- Escape the tower by spelling the words correctly. Can you do it?
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Skillwise - Spelling From > BBC
Choose the topic, then the game. Lots of spelling activities to choose from.
Spelling and Vocab Games From > EduPlace
A variety of games for testing spelling and vocabulary for different grades in the US- including Spelling Match
Spelling Lists From > Spell Anywhere
Spelling lists from Primary Schools all over the UK. Listen to the word then write it yourself.
Spellits From > BBC
Three games to play from the Spellits crew to help you spell all those tricky words.
Spin and Spell From > Spin and Spell
A fun game with categories and you have to choose a picture, then spin the wheel on the correct letters to see if you have spelt the word correctly
The Times Mini Spelling Bee From > The Times Spelling Bee
Wow, Spelling games for Primary School Kids. Puts you through your paces. Choose relevant age for appropriate games.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.