This KS2 section is split into important aspects of the English curriculum including speaking and listening, handwriting and drama. Children also have the opportunity to take the online @school assessment tests to see how well they are doing with English.
The main part of English is literacy, consisting of Word Level including phonics, word recognition, spelling, dictionary work, and various texts; Sentence Level including grammar and punctuation, looking at adjectives, adverbs, capital letters, nouns, prepositions, pronouns, sentences, syntax, and verbs; Text Level including writing, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, plays, and different texts. The @school activities are in an interactive, online test, or printable format, bringing a different dynamic to the subject.
Braille - Have a go at understanding the braille system of language.
Formal or Informal - Compare two television programmes
Funbrain Sign the Alphabet - Learn how to sign.
Funbrain Translator Alligator - Type in your word and get the Alligator to translate for you.
In the News - BBC site looking at what is in the news. Updated every Thursday,
Learning Welsh - This site will enable you to practice your Welsh - including activities.
Peter Rabbit - The Official Beatrix Potter site.
Planning a Talk Topic - A writing frame to help you structure a talk.
Presentation Skills - Interactive activity about listening to an information video
Questions - Interactive activities about asking questions?
Story Pots - Use these printable pictures to help you tell interesting stories.
The Little Animal Activity Centre - The BBC Animal Activity - three great interactive stories with Story Bear.