Australian Curriculum Teaching Resources

Phonics and word knowledge

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Phonics and word knowledge in English Year 5 includes:

  • ACELA1513 Understand how to use knowledge of known words, base words, prefixes and suffixes, word origins, letter patterns and spelling generalisations to spell new words
  • ACELA1514 Explore less common plurals, and understand how a suffix changes the meaning or grammatical form of a word
  • ACELA1829 Understand how to use phonic knowledge to read and write less familiar words that share common letter patterns but have different pronunciations 

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