SPaG practice tests (set 3)

SPaG practice tests (set 3)

This is our third complete set of spelling and short answer practice tests from TES SPaG for Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. Includes questions that test understanding of connectives (coordinating and subordinating conjunctions), pronouns, nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs. Speech marks (inverted commas), question marks and commas also included. Contractions, suffixes, phrases, clauses and articles - it's all in here.

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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Hyphens

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Hyphens

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS2 for using hyphens inside words to make their meanings clear. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 6. The pack is led by the KS2 Hyphens teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Hyphens and slashes is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The hyphens overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheet provides short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can use a hyphen to avoid ambiguity with adjectives > I can use a hyphen to avoid ambiguity with nouns and verbs > I can use a hyphen to avoid ambiguity with verb prefixes > I can use a hyphen to avoid ambiguity with numbers > I can use a hyphen to avoid ambiguity with ages Punctuation worksheet: Sheet 1 - Hyphens Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Hyphens and slashes Year 6 Hyphens - Oveview Year 6 Hyphens - Question set

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SPaG KS1 Practice Tests (set 2)

SPaG KS1 Practice Tests (set 2)

Our second set of KS1 spelling and short answer practice tests from TES SPaG for Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. The tests are based on the National Curriculum 2016 sample materials covering grammar (nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, noun phrases, sentence types, conjunctions, past and present tenses), punctuation (commas, basic sentence punctuation and apostrophes) and spelling (based on the NC English Appendix 1 spellings for years 1 and 2).

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SPaG KS1 Practice Tests ( set 1)

SPaG KS1 Practice Tests ( set 1)

Our first complete set of KS1 spelling and short answer practice tests from TES SPaG for Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. The tests are based on the National Curriculum 2016 sample materials covering grammar (nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, noun phrases, sentence types, conjunctions, past and present tenses), punctuation (commas, basic sentence punctuation and apostrophes) and spelling (based on the NC English Appendix 1 spellings for years 1 and 2).

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SPaG KS1 Practice Tests (set 3)

SPaG KS1 Practice Tests (set 3)

Our third set of KS1 spelling and short answer practice tests from TES SPaG for Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. The tests are based on the National Curriculum 2016 sample materials covering grammar (nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, noun phrases, sentence types, conjunctions, past and present tenses), punctuation (commas, basic sentence punctuation and apostrophes) and spelling (based on the NC English Appendix 1 spellings for years 1 and 2).

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SPaG practice test (set 1)

SPaG practice test (set 1)

Our first complete set of spelling and short answer practice tests from TES SPaG for Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation. Includes questions that test understanding of connectives (coordinating and subordinating conjunctions), pronouns, nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs. Speech marks (inverted commas), question marks and commas also included. Contractions, suffixes, phrases, clauses and articles - it's all in here.

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Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Verbs

Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Verbs

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to verbs and their tenses - simple, progressive, perfect and future. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 3. The pack is led by the KS2 Verbs teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Verbs is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The verbs overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The grammar worksheet provides short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can use verb tenses (simple and progressive tense) > I can use 'to have' to form the present perfect tense > I can write in the present perfect tense > I can write in the past perfect tense > I can use verb tenses (perfect tense) > I can form verb tenses correctly (revision) > I can change verbs using prefixes > I can write in the future simple tense > I can write in the future progressive tense > I can write in the future perfect tense Grammar worksheet: Sheet 1 - Present perfect tense Other downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Verbs Year 3 Verbs - Overview Year 3 Verbs - Question set

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Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Adjectives

Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Adjectives

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to adjectives, and how to form and modify them. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 3. The pack is led by the KS2 Adjectives teaching presentationTES SPaG Guide to Adjectives is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The adjectives overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The grammar worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can describe someone or something with an adjective > I can use a or an with adjectives > I can make adjectives using suffixes > I can change adjectives using prefixes > I can use comparative adjectives > I can use superlative adjectives > I can use more, most, less and least with adjectives > I can make an adjective stronger or weaker > I can use an adjectival phrase to describe a noun Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Adjectives to describe (appearance) Sheet 2 - Adjectives to describe (measurements) Sheet 3 - Adjectives to describe (qualities) Sheet 4 - Adjectives that compare (comparatives) Sheet 5 - Adjectives that compare (superlatives) Downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Adjectives Year 3 Adjectives - Overview Year 3 Adjectives - Question set

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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising verbs and adverbs

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising verbs and adverbs

This TES SPaG revision pack covers verbs (including modal verbs) and their tenses, and using adverbials in sentences to describe actions provide cohesion. The pack is aimed at year 6 as revision for the formal SPaG test of key concepts learned in previous years, and to help teachers identify concepts that may require further practice. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The verbs and adverbs overview links the games the relevant grammar and vocabulary standards required for the formal SPaG test in the 2015 KS2 English GPS Framework document. There are further teaching packs in tessspag-resources that include teaching materials, grammar guides, worksheets and practice games on verbs and adverbs. Interactive exercises: > I can recognise verb tenses revision (revision) > I can use the correct verb tense (revision) > I can use modal verbs to show possibility and certainty (revision) > I can identify an adverb (revision) > I can use adverbial phrases of time and place (revision) > I can use adverbs to show possibility and certainty (revision) > I can use fronted adverbials correctly (revision) > I can use adverbs to provide cohesion between sentences (revision) > I can use adverbial phrases to provide cohesion between sentences (revision) Downloads: Year 6 Verbs and adverbs - Overview Year 6 Verbs and adverbs - Question set

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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising phrases, clauses and sentences

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising phrases, clauses and sentences

This TES SPaG revision pack covers phrases, clauses and sentences, specifically recognising their different types, and how to use conjunctions to join clauses.The pack is aimed at year 6 as revision for the formal SPaG test of key concepts learned in previous years, and to help teachers identify concepts that may require further practice. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The phases, clauses and sentences overview links the games the relevant grammar and vocabulary standards required for the formal SPaG test in the 2015 KS2 English GPS Framework document. There are further teaching packs in tessspag-resources that include teaching materials, grammar guides, worksheets and practice games on phrases, clauses, sentences and conjunctions, and a revision pack on noun phrases. Interactive exercises: > I can identify a preposition (revision) > I can identify a co-ordinating and a subordinating conjunction (revision) > I can identify a phrase and a clause (revision) > I can identify a main clause and a subordinate clause (revision) > I can identify a relative clause (revision) > I can identify different types of phrases and clauses (revision) > I can identify a sentence type (revision) Downloads: Year 6 Phrases, clauses and sentences - Overview Year 6 Phrases, clauses and sentences - Question set

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Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Apostrophes

Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Apostrophes

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS2 relating to apostrophes and how to use them in contractions and to show possession. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 4. The pack is led by the KS2 Apostrophes teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Apostrophes is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The apostrophes overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can use an apostrophe of possession with singular nouns (revision) > I can use an apostrophe of possession with singular nouns ending in -s or -x > I can use an apostrophe of possession with proper nouns (revision) > I can use an apostrophe of possession with plural nouns ending in -s, -es, -ies, -oes and -ves > I can use an apostrophe of possession with nouns that don't change in the plural or take a different form > I know the difference between a plural and a possessive noun > I know the difference between a plural and a possessive noun (extension) > I can contract words using an apostrophe (revision) > I can reverse a contraction (revision) Punctuation worksheets: Sheet 1 - Apostrophes for possession (singular nouns) Sheet 2 - Apostrophes for possession (plural nouns) Sheet 3 - Plural and possessive nouns Sheet 4 - Apostrophes in contractions Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Apostrophes Year 4 Apostrophes - Overview Year 4 Apostrophes - Question set

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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising noun phrases and pronouns

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising noun phrases and pronouns

This TES SPaG revision pack covers pronouns and noun phrases, and how noun phrases are expanded using determiners, noun modifiers, adjectives, prepositional phrases and relative clauses. The pack is aimed at year 6 as revision for the formal SPaG test of key concepts learned in previous years, and to help teachers identify concepts that may require further practice. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The pronouns and noun phrases overview links the games the relevant grammar and vocabulary standards required for the formal SPaG test in the 2015 KS2 English GPS Framework document. There are further teaching packs in tessspag-resources that include teaching materials, grammar guides, worksheets and practice games on pronouns and noun phrases, and the words and structures that are used to expand them. Interactive exercises : > I can identify a noun (revision) > I can identify a determiner (revision) > I can identify a noun modifier (revision) > I can identify an adjective (revision) > I can make a noun phrase (revision) > I can use a prepositional phrase to expand a noun phrase (revision) > I can use a relative clause to expand a noun phrase (revision) > I can identify a pronoun (revision) > I can use pronouns to provide cohesion between sentences Downloads: Year 6 Noun phrases and pronouns - Overview Year 6 Noun phrases and pronouns - Question set

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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Semicolons, colons and dashes

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Semicolons, colons and dashes

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS2 for using semicolons, colons and dashes to mark the boundary between main clauses, and how to use colons and dashes to introduce information. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 6. The pack is led by the KS2 Semicolons, colons and dashes teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Semicolons, colons and dashes is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The semicolons, colons and dashes overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can use a semicolon to join two main clauses > I can use a colon to join two main clauses > I can know whether to use a colon or a semicolon > I can use a colon to introduce a list > I can choose when to use a colon or a semicolon > I can use to join two main clauses Punctuation worksheets: Sheet 1 - Semicolons Sheet 2 - Colons Sheet 3 - Dashes Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Semicolons, colons and dashes Year 6 Semicolons, colons and dashes - Overview Year 6 Semicolons, colons and dashes - Question set

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Year 2 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Commas

Year 2 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Commas

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS1 for using commas to punctuate lists. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 2 (great for KS2 revision too). The pack is led by the KS1 Commas teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Commas is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The commas overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheet provides short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can punctuate a list correctly > I can punctuate a list correctly (extension) > I can use commas to separate items in a list > I can separate two adjectives with a comma Punctuation worksheet: Sheet 1 - Commas Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Commas Year 2 Commas - Overview Year 2 Commas - Question set

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Year 2 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Apostrophes

Year 2 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Apostrophes

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS1 for using apostrophes in contractions and to show possession. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 2 (great for KS2 revision too). The pack is led by the KS1 Apostrophes teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Apostrophes is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The apostrophes overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can use contractions > I can contract words using an apostrophe > I can reverse a contraction by recognising which words it was made from > I can use an apostrophe of possession with singular nouns > I can use an apostrophe of possession with proper nouns > I know where an apostrophe of possession is needed > I know the difference between a plural and possessive s Punctuation worksheets: Sheet 1 - Apostrophes for possession Sheet 2 - Apostrophes in contractions Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Apostrophes Year 2 Apostrophes - Overview Year 2 Apostrophes - Question set

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Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Speech punctuation

Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Speech punctuation

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS2 relating to speech punctuation, introducing inverted commas, adn how to use commas and end punctuation in simple speech sentences. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 3. The pack is led by the KS2 Speech punctuation teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Speech punctuation is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The speech punctuation overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can add inverted commas to speech at the start of a sentence > I can add inverted commas to speech at the end of a sentence > I can add inverted commas to speech (mixed) > I can add inverted commas to speech (extension) > I can add inverted commas to a sentence when the speech is split > I can punctuate a speech sentence with a comma > I can punctuate direct speech with full stops question marks and exclamation marks > I can use capital letters in speech sentences > I can punctuate a simple speech sentence correctly Punctuation worksheets: Sheet 1 - Inverted commas (speech marks) Sheet 2 - Speech before the reporting clause Sheet 3 - Speech after the reporting clause Sheet 4 - Punctuation around direct speech Sheet 5 - Capital letter in direct speech Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Speech punctuation Year 3 Speech punctuation - Overview Year 3 Speech punctuation - Question set

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Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Prepositions and prepositional phrases

Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Prepositions and prepositional phrases

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to prepositions and how to use them in prepositional phrases. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 3. The pack is led by the KS2 Prepositions and prepositional phrases teaching presentation – an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Prepositions is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The prepositions overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The grammar worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can identify a preposition of place > I can identify a preposition of time > I can use a prepositional phrase to show place > I can use a prepositional phrase to show time > I can use a prepositional phrase to describe a noun > I can use similes (adjectivally) > I can use similes (adverbially) > I can identify prepositions (more practice) Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Prepositions that show place Sheet 2 - Prepositions that show time Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Prepositions Year 3 Prepositions and prepositional phrases - Overview Year 3 Prepositions and prepositional phrases - Question set

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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising punctuation

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Revising punctuation

This TES SPaG revision pack revises use of commas and apostrophes, and direct speech punctuation. The pack is aimed at year 6 as revision for the formal SPaG test of key concepts learned in previous years, and to help teachers identify concepts that may require further practice. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The punctuation revision overview links the games the relevant grammar and vocabulary standards required for the formal SPaG test in the 2015 KS2 English GPS Framework document. There are further Year 6 teaching packs in tessspag-resources that include teaching materials, punctuation guides, worksheets and practice games on semicolons, colons, dashes and hyphens, and punctuation of sentences, clauses, speech and parenthesis in other year groups. Interactive exercises: > I can punctuate a sentence (revision) > I can punctuate lists with commas (revision) > I can punctuate fronted adverbials (revision) > I can punctuate embedded phrases and clauses (revision) > I can use an apostrophe correctly (revision) > I can punctuate direct speech (revision) Downloads: Year 6 Punctuation revision - Overview Year 6 Punctuation revision - Question set

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Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Commas

Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Commas

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS2 relating to commas, revising list punctuation and introducing the use of commas for marking fronted adverbials. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 4. The pack is led by the KS2 Commas teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Commas is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The commas overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercise: > I can punctuate a list correctly (revision) > I can punctuate a list correctly (extension) > I can punctuate a list of adjectives with a comma > I can punctuate a sentence adverb with a comma > I can punctuate a fronted adverbial phrase with a comma > I can punctuate a fronted adverbial clause with a comma Punctuation worksheets: Sheet 1 - Commas in lists Sheet 2 - Commas with fronted adverbials Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Commas Year 4 Commas - Overview Year 4 Commas - Question set

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Year 5 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Direct and reported speech

Year 5 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Direct and reported speech

This TES SPaG pack covers key punctuation concepts for KS2 relating to direct speech, revising speech punctuation and practising writing indirect (reported) speech. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 5. The pack is led by the KS2 Direct and indirect teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Speech puncutation is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The direct and indirect speech overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The punctuation worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can add inverted commas to speech at the start of a sentence (revision) > I can add inverted commas to speech at the end of a sentence (revision) > I can add inverted commas to complex direct speech > I can punctuate complex direct speech with commas > I can punctuate direct speech with capital letters (revision) > I can punctuate direct speech with full stops, questions marks and exclamation marks (revision) > I can write direct speech as reported speech > I can write reported speech as direct speech Punctuation worksheets: Sheet 1 - Speech punctuation Sheet 2 - Reported and direct speech Downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Speech punctuation Year 5 Direct and indirect speech - Overview Year 5 Direct and indirect speech - Question set

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Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Pronouns

Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Pronouns

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to using pronouns - personal, possessive, demonstrative and reflexive - in place of a noun phrase. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 4. (Relative pronouns are one of the Year 5 curriculum objectives). The pack is led by the KS2 Pronouns teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Pronouns is designed for a teacher or parent as background knowledge. The interactive exercises (listed below) are for whole class or individual practice; printable question sets are provided for each exercise. The pronouns overview shows how the games link with the national curriculum objectives. The grammar worksheets provide short exercises with word and sentence level tasks - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. Interactive exercises: > I can use personal pronouns > I can use personal and reflexive pronouns > I can use possessive pronouns > I can use demonstrative pronouns > I know whether to use a noun or a pronoun Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Pronouns (personal) Sheet 2 - Pronouns (reflexive) Sheet 3 - Pronouns (possessive) Sheet 4 - Pronouns (demonstrative) Sheet 5 - Using pronouns for cohesion Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Pronouns Year 4 Pronouns - Overview Year 4 Pronouns - Question set

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