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Fun SPAG Grammar activity KS2 Year 3&4

Fun SPAG Grammar activity KS2 Year 3&4

This takes a little prep to do but my children enjoyed the freedom of moving about to get the tokens and match them to the definition of the term. It is fully editable so please feel free to add/remove terminology or create your own version. This resource includes 2 worksheets in which the children must solve what term is what and then write an example. They must finally find the terminology token and stick in correct box of the sheet. Hope this helps! Thanks.
Chesholivia
Literacy Resource - Verbs and Prepositions (2)

Literacy Resource - Verbs and Prepositions (2)

Literacy Resource: Verbs and Prepositions. Some verbs are usually followed by prepositions before the object of the verb. Students read the sentences and circle the correct word to complete each sentence. This worksheet was created by Primary Leap
PrimaryLeap
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Comprehension

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Comprehension

Easy to use questions for follow up sessions of guided reading based around the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. There are 14 adaptable sessions based on the various parts of the story. All you need to do is read, cut and stick.
ChrisWat
Paper 1  English language Revision pack

Paper 1 English language Revision pack

This is an excellent resource to use with students when teaching This resource includes: Model answer example for each question How to structure your essay Excellent notes you need A 63 Page booklet There isnt q4 as I dont how to make it and I will send you q4 next week or week after Students love to use this to help structure their writing - can be used in lessons and to set for homework.
kesithana
Paddington Bear lessons based on clips from first film.

Paddington Bear lessons based on clips from first film.

Lesson 1- Children describe Paddington Bear using expanded noun phrases. Lesson 2 - Children watch clip where PB meets the Brown family. They write sentences about this using connectives. Lesson 3 - Children watch the clip where PB eats in the station cafe. They write sentences using a question and an exclamation, as well as connectives. Lesson 4 - Children watch the clip of PB in the bathroom. Again, they write sentences using a question and an exclamation, as well as connectives. The PPT (or alternatively Notebook file) provides teaching and practice activities. There are links to the YouTube promotional clips for the first Paddington film. Learning objectives and checklists are also provided for each lesson. These enable children to proofread their own or a partner’s work. Small pictures are provided which can be printed out for children to use who need additional help. They can be stuck down one side of the page and children can write sentences next to them. Everything is fully editable so you can change it to suit the needs of your class. Objectives: Write narratives about personal experiences and those of others (real and fictional); planning or saying out loud what they are going to write about; proofreading to check for errors in spelling, grammar and punctuation; Sentence structure: I can use expanded noun phrases for description; I can use co-ordination (using or, and, but); I can use Subordination (using when, if, that, because); Punctuation: I use capital letters for names; I use capital letters, full stops, question marks and exclamation marks to demarcate sentences Please take the time to review this resource and to offer any suggestions. Thank you. More resources can be found in my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Jazel
Jazel
7+ curriculum

7+ curriculum

An exhaustive list of skills that may be assessed in the 7 plus entrance exam. The curriculum is broken into the topics of: Interview techniques English Maths All of the skills have been written in child friendly language, so are ideal to use for target setting with children. The curriculum has been made through years of research of 7 plus sample papers, and has been verified by fellow tutors and parents whose children have been successful in the exam.
wickedsmartplus
DAVID WALLIAMS - Collection of Study Booklets, SPaG Booklet and Grammar Booklet

DAVID WALLIAMS - Collection of Study Booklets, SPaG Booklet and Grammar Booklet

This huge collection has been designed to use with seven of David Walliams popular books; Awful Auntie, Demon Dentist, Gangster Granny, Grandpa’s Great Escape, Ratburger, The Boy in the Dress and The Midnight Gang. The resources have been designed to be completed along-side the reading of the books. They can be used to develop a range of literacy skills through books that pupils find engaging. These resources help to improve and promote reading.
crigdon
DAVID WALLIAMS - Collection of Puzzles, Board Games and Quizzes.

DAVID WALLIAMS - Collection of Puzzles, Board Games and Quizzes.

This fantastic collection of puzzles, board games and quizzes were designed for children who love David Walliams’ books. These resources are based around six books; Awful Auntie, Demon Dentist, Grandpa’s Great Escape, Mr Stink, The Midnight Gang, and The World’s Worst Children [1]. This resource has many uses in the classroom and as homework. All the activities are designed to engage the reader and promote a deep love of reading.
crigdon
Super Pupil Premium Bundle

Super Pupil Premium Bundle

Complete Pupil Premium strategy to rapidly bolster progress. This includes strategies for Teaching and learning Mentoring Attendance and PA Life experiences and enrichment Leadership dashboard Transition
leepeachey
Basic Planning (2 week rolling timetable covering reading, writing, grammar and spelling)Yr 2 and 3

Basic Planning (2 week rolling timetable covering reading, writing, grammar and spelling)Yr 2 and 3

2 Week Rotation covering – • Responding to feedback • Verbal and written responses to texts demonstrating comprehension • Spelling Patterns • Grammar Rules • Evidence of writing, drafting and editing. Area for recording additional support for children who need it. Handwriting practice completed separately. Minimal tweaking required to apply to any genre. Used last year for year 2 children and got top 10% writing results for SATs. One text required for each 2 week cycle. One comprehension, one spelling activity and one grammar activity also needed. Huge time saver as weekly planning time is small changes to include additional activities (eg. debates for persuasive writing etc)
katherineyeats
Editing passes

Editing passes

Editing passes to aid the process of editing writing. Each pass focuses on a different area of a child’s writing they can edit. I personally printed them off, laminated them and put them on a key ring. This is not my resource. It was shared with me and I am also sharing it at the request of others. I have loved using them and hopefully you find them useful too.
cnesbitt1811
Verb flash cards x 55

Verb flash cards x 55

Verb flash cards, total of 55 large sized flash cards. These can be down sized with Adobe which will allow you to use them with individual users. All cards are colour pictures and easily followed and understood by all levels of learners.
paulagalovics
Phonics games for Year 1 Phonics Screening check

Phonics games for Year 1 Phonics Screening check

These resources will engage your class in the teaching of phonics. Adapt each activity to suit the sound you are teaching or use these slides as revision for the up and coming Phonics Screening check. The handbook will enable you to choose games to play with your class and help give you suggestions on how to play and adapt those games to suit the needs of the class. I hope these resources help your children with their reading! Many thanks
Chesholivia
Mini Thesaurus (Editable on Google Docs)

Mini Thesaurus (Editable on Google Docs)

Students over use certain words. This mini thesaurus will help you change that. This mini thesaurus includes 24 of the most commonly used words, with 10 synonyms for each. They are designed to fit perfectly on one double sided page. Included is a printable PDF file as well as an editable Google Doc. You can add/remove words and synonyms as you feel best suits your class.
rombop
Digital/Printable Boggle Template (Editable on Google Slides)

Digital/Printable Boggle Template (Editable on Google Slides)

This ready-to-use digital Boggle game. You can pick your own letters by editing this handout with Google Slides. Your students are able to then play Boggle right on Google Slides. Additionally, you can print these Boggle templates. Have your students write in the boxes all the words they can find. Included is 4 versions of Boggle; 5x5, 4x4, 3x3, 2x2 grids. Each version comes with a pre-filled sample as well as a printable blank version.
rombop
Digital Book Report (Editable in Google Slides)

Digital Book Report (Editable in Google Slides)

Whether you are in a 1 to 1 classroom or have access to Chromebooks, laptops or iPads, this resource is a great way to implement a book report in your classroom. Go paperless with this digital editable Google Slides. This can be used independently or as a collaborative project for novel study/book study groups. This digital book report covers visuals (the book cover), main characters, setting of the book, book summary, favourite part, a change that the student wants to see in the book and a rating of the book. Each slide comes with instructions for your students. You can have the students print out their digital book report as the resource is set to 8.5 x 11 paper size. Or have your students present their completed Book Report to the class!
rombop
Unseen Poetry Big Bundle!

Unseen Poetry Big Bundle!

THIS BUNDLE CONTAINS ALL OF THE ‘UNSEEN POETRY’ LESSONS, INCLUDING ANALYSING LANGUAGE, ANALYSING STRUCTURE, ESTABLISHING CONTENT AND COMPARING POEMS, IN ADDITION TO THE KNOWLEDGE ORGANISER/ REVISION MAT. These engaging and varied, resources have been designed to aid students in gaining the skills and knowledge required to succeed in the ‘Unseen Poems’ element of English Literature examinations. Made up of a wide-range of interesting and exciting lessons and revision resources, students should complete this scheme having gathered vital skills in: interpreting the significant meanings of the poems from making key inferences, understanding poets’ ideas through their use of language and structure, and structuring comparative writing effectively to offer clear, considered, qualified responses. Stimulating, visual, and easily adaptable, these lessons provide suggested learning objectives and outcomes for students of a wide-range of abilities - The vast majority of tasks are differentiated to allow for different abilities and needs in your classroom. Engaging, comprehensive, presentations, activity resources, worksheets, copies of practice poems and lesson plans are all provided.
TandLGuru
His or Her

His or Her

This is a fun and cute activity in which the children have to read the sentence and decide if they have to use his or her to finish the sentence. All the students have to do is turn the arrow to show which word is the answer. This activity includes 26 different sentences. Just print, laminate and use butterfly clips to make the arrow move.
TheTeachersResourceShop
Grammar Terms and Parts of Speech Wall Display

Grammar Terms and Parts of Speech Wall Display

MEGA PACK 45 DIFFERENT POSTERS Designed to be laminated and displayed on the wall, each poster includes a term, definition, and clear example or examples. Great for students all ages - simply choose for display the posters which best apply to your class. Posters included in the pack: adjective compound noun abstract noun collective noun proper noun personal pronoun possessive pronoun relative pronoun dynamic verb stative verb article demonstratives quantifiers preposition homophone homonym homograph modal verb prefix suffix superlative imperative verbs adverb connectives compound noun subordinating connective synonyms antonyms phrase main clause subordinate clause root word simple sentence compound sentence complex sentence relative clause noun phrase adverbial prepositional phrase subject object idiom passive voice active voice comparative
ReadWriteResource
Adverb Adventure (Minecraft)

Adverb Adventure (Minecraft)

Minecraft themed. I used this with my year 4 class as a starter and introduction to adverbs in context. Basic adverbs with hyperlinks to the correct slide - children can “win” blocks which go up in value. Ideal for use with a touch screen device: I used it as a class but could be used individually. Please adapt in anyway which suits you. Just a bit of fun, really.
Samantherrrrr94
Paddington 1 - Movie comprehension quiz with key

Paddington 1 - Movie comprehension quiz with key

Paddington is a 2014 live-action animated comedy film written and directed by Paul King from a story by King and Hamish McColl and produced by David Heyman. Based on the stories of the character Paddington Bear created by Michael Bond. Key of the comprehension and the worksheet for the assessment is attached. 2 pdf files.
tacss
Paper Scrabble Language/Math Game

Paper Scrabble Language/Math Game

This resource includes the letters and two styled games to use with the letters. Letters include both a photocopy black and white version as well as a colored version. Print the letters on cardstock. Then laminate. There are 8 of each vowel and 4 of each consonant. Also includes two blanks. Provide your students with the letters. Have the students use the letters to spell out spelling words, words within their units or give them random letters to come up with the highest valued words. Great for math (addition) Additionally, there is a traditional styled Scrabble board with instructions and a score sheet handout. This resource is good for language unit by having the students total up vocabulary words, or just a great way to reward students by having them play Scrabble.
rombop
Year 1 PPT Lesson: Demarcating sentences

Year 1 PPT Lesson: Demarcating sentences

A PPT based lesson linked to the statutory Year 1 punctuation objective requiring that pupils be introduced to capital letters, full stops, question marks and exclamation marks to demarcate sentences. The PPT contains explanation, examples and exercises as well as opportunities for discussion.
karenmoncrieffe
Sentence Stretcher Graphic Organizer (Editable in Google Docs)

Sentence Stretcher Graphic Organizer (Editable in Google Docs)

Students struggle writing sentences that contain a subject, predicate and details. This graphic organizer ensures that their sentence includes a subject When?, Who?, Is Doing What?, Where? and Why? This resource can be used with students’ original sentences or based a story they have read. This resource has two different styles, both editable in Google Docs. Included is a printable PDF file as well as an editable Google Doc. This way you can share the organizer with your class and they can use it digitally. You can also make changes if you please. Or just print out the style that suits your class the best.
rombop