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Use a hyphen to create a compound adjective -  fun dice game: 'Creepy compound adjective creator'

Use a hyphen to create a compound adjective - fun dice game: 'Creepy compound adjective creator'

Assessment focus I can use a hyphen to combine words and create compound adjectives. Explanation Children need to understand how hyphens can be used to avoid ambiguity (e.g. man eating shark versus man-eating shark, or recover versus re-cover). Also, an understanding of hyphens can add descriptive depth to noun phrases (e.g. the creature) when they are used to form compound adjectives (the ferocious-looking creature). In the compound adjective ‘ferocious-looking’, the hyphen shows that the two component words have a combined meaning. Aim: using the ‘dice guide’, roll to create six compound adjectives with hyphens that you could use before a noun (e.g. muddle-headed monster). Write definitions for your compound adjectives on your ‘game card’. Keep unusual or ridiculous combinations too! Have fun playing with words!
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expanded noun phrases, dice game, adjectives, preposition phrases, rich vocabulary

expanded noun phrases, dice game, adjectives, preposition phrases, rich vocabulary

There are lots of resources already available for expanded noun phrases, but none that really challenge to children to develop their vocabulary and make really adventurous and precise choices. This dice game is fully differentiated into three versions. In its simplest form, children add adjectives to nouns. In its most challenging form, children may have to add two compound adjectives and a preposition phrase. It all depends on the roll of a dice. Of course, teachers that love using my games will have guessed that already!
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Christmas-Themed English Resources Bundle - PowerPoint Lessons and Worksheets

Christmas-Themed English Resources Bundle - PowerPoint Lessons and Worksheets

This resource contains a variety of Christmas-themed English lessons and worksheets. 1. Using commas in lists 2. Alphabetical Order 3. Plurals 4. Apostrophe for omission 5. Parts of speech Click on the individual links for more details. For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
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Christmas Resources Bundle - Twenty Resources - Just £9.99 - Quizzes, Games, Assemblies, Maths and English Resources

Christmas Resources Bundle - Twenty Resources - Just £9.99 - Quizzes, Games, Assemblies, Maths and English Resources

Can you believe it? £52.48 worth of resources for just £9.99! That's a massive saving of 81%. There will be something for everyone you teach this Christmas. There are 20 Christmas resources including assemblies, quizzes, games, worksheets and English and Maths educational resources. Click on individual links for further details. Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide To be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!
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A Year of Bento - Lunchbox Photos for Educational Use

A Year of Bento - Lunchbox Photos for Educational Use

In Japan there is a tradition that the mothers of children of kindergarten age provide their children with a lunchbox two or three times a week to take with them to school. Usually, these are made early in the morning along with breakfast. A lot of effort goes into making a tasty, nutritious and visually appealing meal that will be put into a small lunchbox called a ‘bento’, which is then wrapped in a colorful cloth napkin. The images in this pack can be used with classes of all ages and backgrounds, and in different ways according to the teacher’s skills and inclinations. Following is a list of the contents and some possible uses. 1. A set of 50 high quality JPEG images that can be printed out for use in games and tasks of many kinds. 2. A 14 page PDF document of the same images grouped into sets of 4 that can be used for bingo, matching or comparison type games. 3. A Powerpoint 14 slide presentation of the same 4 grouped images for demonstration purposes, or classroom quizzes. There are sample questions in the notes section of each slide, which are aimed at kindergarten/elementary level, but can be altered to suit the level of the class. 4. A Keynote presentation for Mac or iPad users, which contains the same 14 slides and information as the Powerpoint. All the images in this pack are copyrighted for personal and educational use.
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Noun

Noun

The worksheets describe about noun. Worksheets include fill in the blanks, choose the noun, colour the noun, circle the noun and many more for revision in the class. Also include noun game for teachers that help students to understand noun easily.
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Pronoun

Pronoun

The worksheets describe about pronoun. Worksheets include fill in the blanks, questions on given picture, match the following and many more for revision in the class. Also include some activities for teachers that help students to understand pronoun easily.
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