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Activity: Missing Letters – words ending in ‘….tion’

Children locate orienteering control points and use letters from the control marker, together with a synonym/meaning clue to complete ‘….tion’ words.


  1. Children locate control markers, using their Enrich orienteering map.
  2. They select from the letters on the control marker, together with a clue (meaning/synonym) to complete a word ending with the suffix ‘tion’.
  3. The words that children collect can be used for follow-on class activities and made into a class collection.

    Key Facts

  • English
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 3
  • Spelling
  • suffixes
  • Vocabulary
  • Activity Sheet Download Required
  • Orienteering Control Markers Required
  • Orienteering Map Required
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