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Activity: Y3,4 Word List – Orienteering Spelling Challenge

Children use letters from orienteering control markers to complete missing letters in the words from the National Curriculum Y3/4 Word List.


  1. Each Word List (1 and 2) includes 20 Activity Sheets containing words from the National Curriculum Y3/4 Word List, which have several missing letters.
  2. Each word is linked to a specific control point and children locate these using their orienteering map.
  3. They then use letters from the control marker to complete the word.

    Key Facts

  • English
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 3
  • Spelling
  • Activity Sheet Download Required
  • Orienteering Map Required
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Activity Plan

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Activity Sheet 1

.docx411 KB


Activity Sheet 2

.docx391 KB


Answer Sheet

.pdf133 KB