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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SPaG practice tests (set 2)

SPaG practice tests (set 2)

Our second 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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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 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Formal and informal writing

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Formal and informal writing

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to using formal and informal vocabulary and structures. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 6. The pack is led by the KS2 Formal and informal writing teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Formal writing 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 formal and informal writing 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 formal words and phrases in my writing > I can use informal words and phrases in my writing > I can use the subjunctive mood for formal writing > I can use question tags for informal writing Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Formal and informal writing Sheet 2 - Subjunctive mood Downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Formal writing Year 6 Formal and informal writing - Overview Year 6 Formal and informal writing - Question set
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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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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 4 SPaG Interactive Spelling Pack -  Yr 3/4 Word List

Year 4 SPaG Interactive Spelling Pack - Yr 3/4 Word List

This TES SPaG pack provides KS2 spelling practice of the Year 3/4 Word List, specifically for Year 4, in 12 sets. It is one of a set of three packs in the TES SPaG Year 4 Spelling Scheme, which is provided here for download. Each set has two interactive exercises that ask pupils to choose and then correct 10 core words, within a sentence context; a results certificate is produced at the end. Each set is also supported by a dedicated worksheet with the 10 core words, 5 optional 'challenge words' and several short exercises and puzzles - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. The spelling sets in this pack are as follows: Set 1 - describe experience strength accident recover heart junior occasion business promise Set 2 - regular sure explore difficult approve opposite century library immediately prove Set 3 - February remember concentrate quality particular disturb medicine surround increase behave Set 4 - injure bicycle multiply sentence though quarrel position earn congratulate grammar Set 5 - receive knowledge thought breathe interest height experiment calendar guide continue Set 6 - often certain favourite extreme eighth material decide answer reign surprise Set 7 - believe caught early address circle mention peculiar famous exercise actual Set 8 - breath consider earth guard forward murmur possess quarter separate through Set 9 - build different enough appear island complete fruit centre arrive disappear Set 10 - group notice recent heard ordinary special history perhaps straight imagine Set 11 - popular strange important possible suppose learn potatoes therefore length pressure Set 12 - various minute probably weight natural purpose women naughty question although
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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 - 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 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 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 3 SPaG Interactive Spelling Pack - Word Work

Year 3 SPaG Interactive Spelling Pack - Word Work

This TES SPaG pack provides KS2 grammar-led spelling practice, specifically for Year 3, in 18 sets. It is one of a set of three packs in the TES SPaG Year 3 Spelling Scheme, which is provided here for download. Each set has an interactive exercise that asks pupils to spell 10 core words, within a sentence context; a results certificate is produced at the end. Each set is also supported by a dedicated worksheet with the 10 core words, 5 optional 'challenge words' and several short exercises and puzzles - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. The spelling sets in this pack are as follows: Pluralisation Set 1 - Singular to plural nouns Set 2 - More singular to plural nouns Verb endings and irregular verbs Set 3 - Verb suffixes -s, -es and -ed Set 4 - Verb suffix -ing and making nouns by adding -er Set 5 - Irregular verbs Set 6 - More irregular verbs Adjective suffixes Set 7 - Making adjectives by adding -y Set 8 - Making adjectives by adding -ful and -less Set 9 - Making an adjective stronger by adding -er or -est Adverb suffixes Set 10 - Making adverbs by adding -ly Set 11 - Making adverbs by adding -ly (words ending -y or -le) Set 12 - Making adverbs by adding -ly (words ending -ic or -cal) Prefixes Set 13 - Prefixes de-, pre- and re- Set 14 - Prefixes dis-, mis- and un- Set 15 - Prefixes in-, il-, im- and ir- Word families and homophones Set 16 - Word families Set 17 - Homophones Set 18 - More homophones
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Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Standard English (advanced)

Year 6 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Standard English (advanced)

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to Standard English, revising skills learned in year 4 and extending learning by using Standard English with pronouns, comparative adjectives and double negatives. It is one in a series of SPaG packs aimed at year 6. The pack is led by the KS2 Standard English - advanced teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Standard English 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 Standard English 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 Standard English (revision) > I can use Standard English (personal pronouns) > I can use Standard English (relative pronouns) > I can recognise a double comparative > I can recognise a double superlative > I can use Standard English (double negatives) > I can use Standard English (more practice) Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Standard English (revision) Sheet 2 - Standard English (personal pronouns) Sheet 3 - Standard English (adjectives and adverbs) Sheet 1 - Standard Englishdouble negatives) Downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Standard English Year 6 Standard English - Overview Year 6 Standard English - 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 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Determiners

Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Determiners

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to determiners - articles, quantifiers, possessives and demonstratives - and knowing how to use them with nouns. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 4. The pack is led by the KS2 Determiners teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Determiners 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 determiners 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 the determiners 'a', 'an' or 'the' > I can identify determiners (quantifiers and numbers) > I can identify determiners (demonstrative) > I can identify determiners (possessive) > I can identify countable and non-countable nouns Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Determiners (articles) Sheet 2 - Determiners (quantifiers) Sheet 3 - Determiners (demonstrative) Sheet 4 - Determiners (possessive) Sheet 5 - Determiners and non-countable nouns Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Determiners Year 4 Determiners - Overview Year 4 Determiners - Question set
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Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Fronted Adverbials

Year 4 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Fronted Adverbials

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to fronted adverbials, and how to use them to start sentences. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 4. The pack is led by the KS2 Fronted adverbials teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Adverbs 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 fronted adverbials 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 an adverb as a fronted adverbial > I can use adverbial phrases of place > I can use an adverbial phrase of place as a fronted adverbial > I can use adverbial phrases of time > I can use an adverbial phrase of time as a fronted adverbial > I can identify a subordinate clause (revision) > I can use a subordinate clause as a fronted adverbial >I can use fronted adverbials correctly Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Fronted adverbials (single adverbs) Sheet 2 - Adverbial phrases and clauses Sheet 3 - Fronted adverbials (phrases) Sheet 4 - Fronted adverbials (clauses) Further downloads TES SPaG Guide to Adverbs Year 4 Fronted adverbials - Overview Year 4 Fronted adverbials - Question set
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Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack  - Clauses and conjunctions

Year 3 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Clauses and conjunctions

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to clauses and how to join them with conjunctions. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 3. The pack is led by the KS2 Clauses and conjunctions teaching presentation - an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Clauses and TES SPaG Guide to Conjunctions are 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 clauses and conjunctions 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 main and a subordinate clause > I can extend a sentence by adding a main clause > I can extend a sentence by adding a subordinate clause > I can say whether a conjunction is co-ordinating or subordinating > I can use conjunctions to show time > I can add a subordinate clause of time > I can use conjunctions to show cause > I can add a subordinate clause of reason Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Types of conjunctions Sheet 2 - Main and subordinate clauses Sheet 3 - Conjunctions that show time Sheet 4 - Conjunctions that show cause Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Clauses TES SPaG Guide to Conjunctions Year 3 Clauses and conjunctions - Overview Year 3 Clauses and conjunctions - Question set
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Year 5 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Adverbials and cohesion

Year 5 SPaG Interactive Teaching Pack - Adverbials and cohesion

This TES SPaG pack covers key grammar concepts for KS2 relating to adverbs, and how to use them to create cohesion and add interest to writing. It is one of a series of packs aimed at year 5. The pack is led by the KS2 Adverbials and cohesion teaching presentation – an interactive, online teaching tool. The TES SPaG Guide to Averbs 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 adverbs and cohesion 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 adverbs (revision) > I can use an adverb of degree to modify an adjective > I can use an adverb of degree to modify another adverb > I can use adverbial phrases of time and place > I can use adverbs of frequency > I can use adverbs of duration > I can use adverbs of comment > I can use adverbs to provide cohesion between sentences > I can use adverbial phrases to link two sentences > I can add an adverbial as ed clause to a sentence > I can add an adverbial ing clause to a sentence > I can add an adverbial as ed clause to a speech sentence > I can add an adverbial ing clause to a speech sentence Grammar worksheets: Sheet 1 - Adverbs of degree Sheet 2 - Adverbs of comment Sheet 3 - Adverbs of frequency Sheet 4 - Linking ideas with adverbials Further downloads: TES SPaG Guide to Adverbs Year 5 Adverbs and cohesion - Overview Year 5 Adverbs and cohesion - Question set
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Year 5 SPaG Interactive Spelling Pack - Phonic Spelling

Year 5 SPaG Interactive Spelling Pack - Phonic Spelling

This TES SPaG pack provides KS2 phonics-led spelling practice, specifically for Year 5, in 4 sets. It is one of a set of three packs in the TES SPaG Year 5 Spelling Scheme, which is provided here for download. Each set has an interactive exercise that asks pupils to spell 10 core words, within a sentence context; a results certificate is produced at the end. Each set is also supported by a dedicated worksheet with the 10 core words, 5 optional 'challenge words' and several short exercises and puzzles - equally useful in the classroom or as homework. The spelling sets in this pack are as follows: Set 1 - Using i before e except after c Set 2 - Words containing ough Set 3 - Silent letters t, n, h, u and b Set 4 - Soft c and g sound mixed spellings
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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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