KS2 Literacy resources for the Primary classroom

Browse all our KS1 Primary Literacy teaching resources and activities:

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (3)
Advertising (8)
Akimbo and the Elephants by Alexander McCall Smith (2)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (1)
Alliteration (2)
Alphabet (7)
Arguments (11)
Basic punctuation (26)
Biography and autobiography (15)
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell (1)
Books by Anne Fine (5)
Books by Beatrix Potter (6)
Books by Curtis Jobling (1)
Books by Dick King Smith (2)
Books by J.R.R. Tolkien (1)
Books by Jeremy Strong (1)
Books by Megan Rix (4)
Books by Michael Morpurgo (15)
Books by R.J.Palacio (1)
Books by Rick Riordan (2)
Books by Roald Dahl (20)
Character description (22)
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White (2)
Complex punctuation (35)
Complex sentences (64)
Conjunctions and connectives (11)
Contractions (3)
Debate (4)
The Demon Headmaster by Gillian Cross (1)
Developing vocabulary (14)
Diaries (11)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney (4)
The Diary of Dennis the Menace by Steven Butler (1)
Dictionary work (7)
Different genres – mystery, ghost, fantasy (9)
Direct speech (8)
Drama and role play (17)
Duty Calls series by James Holland (7)
Explanations (3)
Fables (1)
Features of writing (12)
The Firework-Maker's Daughter by Philip Pullman (4)
General (8)
Gods and Warriors series by Michelle Paver (1)
Grandpa Chatterji by Jamila Gavin (1)
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift (2)
Handwriting (2)
Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling (13)
High frequency/irregular words (25)
Homophones (10)
Inference and deduction (66)
Information retrieval – narrative (34)
Information retrieval – non-fiction (23)
Instructions (24)
The Iron Man by Ted Hughes (2)
Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling (1)
Kitty in Boots by Beatrix Potter (1)
Knights of the Borrowed Dark by Dave Rudden (1)
Letter writing (15)
The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (2)
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott (1)
Morphology and etymology (4)
Murder Most Unladylike by Robin Stevens (1)
Myths and legends (4)
Newspapers (20)  New resource!
Non-chronological reports (44)
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens (1)
Persuasive writing (15)
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster (1)
Phonics (87)
The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Robert Browning (9)
Play scripts (8)
Poem based resources (17)
Poems on a theme (32)
Poetry - creating images (8)
Poetry - exploring form (19)
Poetry - exploring rhythm and rhyming (26)
Prefixes and suffixes (11)
Presentations (6)
Recounts (8)
Review resources (2)
Settings (6)
Simple sentences (52)
Spelling for beginners (58)
Spelling for older learners (55)
Stories which raise issues and dilemmas (3)
Stories with familiar settings (5)
Structuring plots and planning (33)
Synonyms and antonyms (12)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (1)
The BFG by Roald Dahl (1)
The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands (1)  New resource!
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett (1)
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame (1)
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum (1)
Traditional stories (28)
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson (1)
The Turbulent Term of Tyke Tiler by Gene Kemp (9)
Verb tenses (11)
The Whales' song by Dylan Sheldon and Gary Blythe (1)
Word classes (30)  New resource!
Word groups (18)
Works by Shakespeare (5)

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