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.
Apostrophe Quiz - With this activity you need to correct the sentences by placing apostrophes in the right places.
Apostrophes - Interactive activities about apostrophes
Apostrophes - Interactive activities about apostrophes for contraction and possession
Apostrophes 1 - Online activity about apostrophes
Apostrophes 2 - Online activity about apostrophes
Apostrophes for Contraction - Interactive activities about apostrophes
Apostrophes for contraction and possession - Online activities for apostrophes
Apostrophes for Possession - Interactive activities about apostrophes
Brackets and Dashes - Interactive activity to learn how to use brackets and dashes.
Capital Letters - An interactive activity to reinforce the correct use of capital letters.
Capital Letters and Full Stops - Interactive activity to punctuate the sentences
Commas - Interactive activities to learn about commas for Year 4.
Commas - Rewrite the sentences putting the commas in the correct places.
Commas - Interactive activity about commas
Commas with Adjectives - Using commas to separate adjectives.
Dialogue Punctuation - Interactive activities about punctuating dialogue.
Direct Speech Punctuation - PowerPoint presentation about speech marks
Don't Use Said - Interactive activity using other words instead of SAID
Edit Danís Copy - Interactive game to edit punctuation
Exclamation and Question Marks - An interactive activity to practice the correct use of exclamation and question marks.
Full Stops and Capital Letters - An interactive activity where you become the teacher correcting work with regard to full stops and capital letters.
Going to work with commas - Interactive activity about commas
Magic Key HMS Sweet Tooth - Put the full stops in the right place.
Magic Key Lug and the Giant Storks - Match the capital letters with the lower case letters
Marking Clauses - Year 5 - Interactive activity about marking clauses with commas.
Punctuation - Interactive activities about punctuation from the BBC
Punctuation - Year 5 - Interactive test working out what the symbols in the text should stand for.
Punctuation - Year 5 - Term 3 - Identify what the symbols mean within the passage in this interactive activity.
Punctuation 2 - Level 5 - Interactive task about correcting the sentence construction.
Punctuation Quiz - Interactive revision quiz about Punctuation
Revision Bite Ė Punctuation - Online fact sheet about punctuation from the BBC
Sentences 1 - Printable worksheet about full stops and capital letters
Speech - Can you put the punctuation in the correct places?
Speech - Year 5 - Interactive activity about punctuation involving speech marks.
Speech Marks - Can you re-write John and Paul's coversation using speech marks?
Speech Marks - Interactive activity to put in the speech mark
Speech Marks Presentation - PowerPoint presentation about speech marks
The Apostrophe - Information about the use of apostrophes.
The Colon - Interactive activity to learn how to use a colon.
The Oxford Comma I - Learn how use this simplest of commas in compound sentences.
The Oxford Comma II - An interactive quiz on using commas in compound sentences.
The Semi-Colon - Interactive activity to learn how to use a semi-colon.
Treasure Trove - Interactive activity to find the contraction