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.
Animal Activity Centre - BBCs interactive site for word activities and reading a story for younger children.
Concentration Game - Online memory game where you have to match English words to French words.
Digger and the Gang - Interactive activities that help to guide you through the National Curriculum.
Funbrain - FUNBRAIN will show you a picture. Click on the word that best describes the picture.
Funbrain Matching Pics - Fun game where you have to match the cards.
Funbrain Translator Alligator - Test your knowledge of foreign languages with this word test.
Grid Club - Official web site from the NGfL.
Newsround - The official site of the BBCs Newsround programme.
Seussville - Official web site from Dr. Seuss with online activities and resources for English.