SMART RESOURCE |The resource includes fifteen animal photographs with speech bubbles. Students fill in the speech bubbles to show only the words the animal has spoken. A follow up activity is to rewrite the words in the speech bubble as direct speech and insert punctuation as needed. The resource includes an example sheet and fifteen sheets for each animal to complete this task. A concluding activity is write a conversation by pairing the animal cards together! This time students use the words with the speech bubbles to write sentences to show the animals in conversation. A first-rate resource for students to master direct speech and punctuation that is needed in their personal writing.
FREE | A resource with two posters about alternative words to said, the learning intention, success criteria and a student reflection question. An excellent resource to support Level 1 (Year 1 & 2) writing.
SMART RESOURCE | The knowledge of what words do in a sentence enables the student to improve reading and writing. The main groups of words in this resource are: verbs, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions and interjections Each word group includes a definition chart, a matching game and a word sorting activity. The resource is designed to support how words are classified and defined, and fitted together to form a sentence. The aim is to assist students to improve their knowledge of how words are used in reading, writing and spelling. A4 Landscape format
Charts outlining the four basic types of sentences:- Statement- Command- Question- Exclamation. Each sentence type has a definition, an example and an illustration. Sentence name cards with punctuation marks are also included.