This week's phonics is a tricky one - the 'tion' sound. We are so tempted to spell it 'shun', as this is what it sounds like.
The suffixes –tion, -sion, -ssion and –cian all make a ‘shun’ sound.
Certain rules are helpful when choosing the correct ending to put at the end of a root word.
Have a look a the PPT below which may help you out this week. Don't panic - this week's spellings are really tricky. Lots of adults struggle with this sound too.