Modal Verbs Year 5 and 6

Modal Verbs Year 5 and 6

A whiteboard introduction Powerpoint and activity for spotting modal verbs in sentences and recognising whether modal verbs show certainty or possibility.
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Common Prefixes Powerpoint and Activity

Common Prefixes Powerpoint and Activity

A powerpoint which focuses on using the common prefixes: re, mis, dis, un, im, in and anti. Starts by recapping what a prefix is. Includes slides where children are asked to choose a suitable prefix to make a new word and use dictionaries to look up what prefixes mean.
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2 Subject Verb Agreement Activities

2 Subject Verb Agreement Activities

An easier and harder hunt activity for teaching agreement between subjects and verbs. Covers using is/are/were/was and other common and less common subject verb combinations. Children have to choose the correct word from a pair to make the sentences grammatically correct.
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Hyphens Worksheet

Hyphens Worksheet

A set of sentences as a worksheet with missing hyphens. Can be used as a homework assessment or class GaPS lesson. Has an extension activity for compound adjectives and can be further extended by children thinking up other compound adjectives.
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Homophone Snap Cards

Homophone Snap Cards

A set of cards which can be used in lots of different ways. Can be cut up and made into cards to play snap. Can be made into a feely box game where children pick a card and write another homophone. Can be used as a game where children have to describe to each other what they word means and then their partner has to write the homophone etc.
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Prefix Match-Up Game

Prefix Match-Up Game

A set of sentences with prefixes missing and a set of labels which can be used on a spinner, dice or adapted and put into a feely-box or hoops. children to pick a sentence and then try and match the correct prefix missing form the sentence to make the sentence make sense.
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Run Around Game to Choose I or Me

Run Around Game to Choose I or Me

A set of sentences that can be easily adapted to make a worksheet or can be used as a runaround game to teach how to use I or me correctly in a sentence. Could be used in a hall where children have to run to the correct side of the room or hoops to show I or me. Or answers can be removed and it can be used as an assessment worksheet. Can be easily extended by asking children to come up with their own similar sentences to show how I and me are used correctly.
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Sorting Plural Nouns Activity

Sorting Plural Nouns Activity

A set of singular nouns ending in y. Can be made into cards of shrunk into a worksheet. Useful for teaching children to apply the rule for pluralising nouns ending in consonant and y. Can also be used as a sorting activity for those where you would take off y and add ies and those where you would just add an s.
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Punctuation Game

Punctuation Game

A set of sentences which ca be used in different ways. Can be used as a spinner game, where different types of punctuation are put on the spinner and children have to keep spinning until they have punctuated the sentence correctly. Or can be used as a game where children have to complete the missing punctuation and then run/bounce back to the teacher with their answer.
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Harder Homophone Cards - Year 5 and 6

Harder Homophone Cards - Year 5 and 6

A set of more unusual homophone pairs suitable for Year 5 and . Can be used in lots of different ways e.g. write a sentence to show the meaning, read a sentence aloud and the children to identify which of the pair is the correct card, homophone snap, choose a card from feely box and spell its homophone pair, look up the homophone meaning in a dictionary etc.
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Using the homophones whose and who's

Using the homophones whose and who's

A set of sentences with either whose or who's missing for children to identify which homophone is correct. Can be easily shrunk to make a worksheet or made into cards for a spinner/dice activity. Can also be used as a whole class activity form an interactive whiteboard.
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Possessive Apostrophe Activity

Possessive Apostrophe Activity

A set of sentences with missing possessive apostrophes for both plural and singular possession. Also contains a sentence with the collective noun children to teach where to place the apostrophe when the noun is plural. Can easily be extended into children writing their own sentences or exploring other plural nouns. Sentences can be made into cards or shrunk easily to make a worksheet.
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