A place to store all resources. Ordered alphabetically. Free to download. All resources are editable. You may freely share these resources, but I politely ask that you do not pass off as your own. I would appreciate it if you asked first should you want to use in any other way publicly – I don’t bite. Often.

VERBIVORE’S VOCAB VAULT – free planning for teachers to teach words explicitly!

Paid Resources (everything else is free)

NEW: Word 101 – Y5/6 Spelling List

NEW: WORD 101: Blank Editable Template

Word Gang Resources

Character display posters (colour)

Character display posters (black and white)

Viv’s Word Hoards (colour)

Viv’s Word Hoards (black and white)

Latin / Greek Roots

Greek root word flashcards

Greek root words matching activity

Greek root word posters

Latin root word flashcards

Latin roots matching activity

Latin root word posters

Other Resources

ENGLISH Knowledge Organiser

With Permission (resources from around the web)


The brilliant @cazzash and her staff have created these incredible spelling diagnostics. Please check out Caz’s blog ( Verbivore is excited to be hosting all (lots to be added – watch this space) of the spelling diagnostics, which you can find here.


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Check out these awesome superhero/villain vocabulary cards from @TeachUsMrBlack. They offer a range of alternatives for commonly used words to help enhance children’s vocabulary choices. Mr Black blogs here.


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What a resource this is for spelling by Gill Evans (@29Orry)! A detailed plan of words for teaching across Y6 plus a detailed plan of the words that have appeared in SPAG tests for the past three years. Y6 spelling plan!