Primary English: Getting to grips with grammar

Top lesson ideas, activities and teaching resources for helping KS1 and KS2 pupils perfect their grammar skills

Tes Resources Team

Pupil writing as they are getting to grips with grammar in primary english

Conquer a range of grammar concepts with confidence using these hand-picked resources 

To help you as you introduce and reinforce different areas of grammar, including rules to remember, structures to follow and definitions to learn, we've gathered together this comprehensive collection of engaging activities, lesson ideas and even display materials to support your learners as they build their skills. So, what are you waiting for?

KS1 resources

Sentence Building (Jumbled) KS1
FullShelf

Sentence Building (Jumbled) KS1

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This is a popular hands-on Year 1 making sentences word ordering resource. It's a full class set of **30** different reusable simple sentence building activity boards and now also comes with an additional worksheet version of all boards. Originally designed for Year 1 (Y1) (*or Primary 2 in Scotland...
Grammar Activities Year 1
hollyjack1

Grammar Activities Year 1

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Grammar activities for year 1. No prep required - the perfect teacher time saver. All you need to teach year 1 grammar. Simply print out and ready to go - 23 activities, each differentiated 2 ways. Based on the National Curriculum requirements for year 1 grammar. Activities include: noun hunt noun ...
KS1, Year 2, Punctuation and Grammar Activity Book
jessplex

KS1, Year 2, Punctuation and Grammar Activity Book

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Recently, I have been struck by the fact that many of the commercially produced SPaG resources can be a little dull and dry at times. Consequently, we have made a fun and humourous activity booklet based on two families of aliens and the adventures they have. This lovely resource is designed to be...

KS2 resources

PROVE IT!  25 KS2 grammar reasoning cards
erylands

PROVE IT! 25 KS2 grammar reasoning cards

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PROVE IT! 25 KS2 grammar reasoning cards Use for interventions, morning tasks, starters, debates, extensions, paired work, homework and more! master the new curriculum through reasoning activities. Get the children thinking and explaining deeply! subscribe to all resources here: www.uniqueclas...
Essential Grammar (KS1/KS2)
Polly Puddleduck

Essential Grammar (KS1/KS2)

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This 23 page resource includes- -Indefinite Articles (adding a or an) These worksheets are differentiated -Superlatives and Comparatives (three different pages of tasks) -Noun Classification (countable and uncountable nouns) -Question Word Writing Activities (Who? What? Where? When? Why...