Primary-school grammar explained for parents
Whatever aspect of grammar you need to brush up on, our parents' guides to primary grammar explain what you need to know to support your child's learning at home. Subjects and subjective, complex and compound sentences, pronouns and prefixes - they're all covered, with examples and teachers' tips to help boost your child's confidence.
Make grammar learning fun: discover two great grammar learning packs
Great Grammar Games: From proper nouns to pronouns, statements to subordinate clauses and articles to adverbs, help your child revise KS2 grammar the fun way with our Great Grammar Games learning pack. A friendly, grammar- and flamingo-obsessed Grammar Gator offers tips, tricks, exercises and activities to help your child practise all aspects of basic English grammar, helping them prepare for the Y6 grammar SATs in play-packed sessions.
Perfect Punctuation Workbook: Full stops, commas, semi colons, apostrophes… Whatever aspect of punctuation your child is grappling with, we’ve come up with a bumper pack of 60 activities to help them practise, as well as a parent's refresher guide to each punctuation mark and how it's used.
Grammar Made Easy
Grammar Made Easy is for every parent who wants their primary child to do well at school, to see them gain top marks for grammar and punctuation and use language as a door to future opportunities.
Each chapter of the eBook focuses on a specific area – such as tenses or apostrophes – and provides clear, simple explanations of rules to remember, plus examples of what’s right, what’s wrong and why. Then, there are quiz questions to recap and check that your child has understood everything.
This instant-download eBook covers all the key points that you and your child need to remember (plus the mistakes you need to avoid!), in a way that everyone can understand.
Developing techniques in answering test type questions - this pack contains 10 presentations, which cover all of the statutory grammar aspects from Appendix 2 of the National Curriculum. Each presentation focuses on an aspect from Appendix two of the curriculum. It contains 10 practice questions which teach children how to find, understand and write the answers to different styles of test questions.
Each presentation includes a mini assessment, where pupils can apply what they have learnt. There are also three mixed SATS style test papers which are printable and can also be used to display on a whiteboard and with answers so children are able to self assess.
The pack includes the following:
Adverbs- 41 slides
Verbs- 45 slides
Adjectives and Noun phrases- 37 slides
Apostrophes- 40 slides
Commas- 34 slides
Conjunctions- 42 slides
Suffixes and Compound words- 37 slides
Punctuation- 42 slides
Past and Present tense-43 slides
Sentence type- Commands, Exclamations, Questions and Statements- 42 slides