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Food themed word and sentence work
A collection of differentiated literacy activities with a foody  … read more
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Y1 Y2 Y3 | Reading word levelPublished: 23/04/2019 | 
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Syllables and word stress patterns
A syllable and word stress pattern transition worksheet. Ideal  … read more
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Y6 | Reading word level | Published: 25/02/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Syllables
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The Bamburgh Dragon guided reading pack
This is a guided reading pack for The Bamburgh Dragon from the  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Published: 17/12/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Inference and deduction | Information retrieval – narrative | Word classes
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Super-hero themed lesson activities
Every child loves superheroes! Try these creative hero-themed  … read more
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Y1 Y2 Y3 | Reading word level | Writing composition | Published: 22/10/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Project X Hero Academy | Oxford University Press | Character description | General
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Whole class games
A whole class word game, ideal for the end of term. Includes  … read more
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F Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word levelPublished: 02/07/2018 | 
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Minibeast activities
A collection of activities, including a word search and a poetry  … read more
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Y2 Y3 | Reading word level | Writing composition | Life processes and living things | Published: 14/05/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Poems on a theme | Animals
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Texts for teaching Shakespeare
A set of selected texts ideal for teaching Shakespeare to children  … read more
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F Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Writing composition | Published: 28/03/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Dictionary work | Different genres – mystery, ghost, fantasy | Fables | Inference and deduction | Poem based resources | Poetry - creating images | Poetry - exploring rhythm and rhyming | Word classes
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Write a rainforest poem
Using an image of a rainforest children find words to use in  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Writing composition | Published: 12/02/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Poems on a theme | Poetry - creating images | Poetry - exploring rhythm and rhyming
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Figurative language – It's raining cats and dogs
Explore figurative language with this poetry resource based on  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Writing composition | Published: 12/02/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Poem based resources
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Snowy mountain - fronted adverbials
Children highlight fronted adverbials, powerful verbs and a short  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 05/02/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Complex sentences | Information retrieval – non-fiction | Word classes | Word classes
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Write a beach poem
Using an image of a beach children find words to use in a poem  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Writing composition | Published: 15/01/2018 | From the resource collection(s): Poems on a theme | Poetry - creating images | Poetry - exploring rhythm and rhyming
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GPS activities based on George's Marvellous Medicine
A set of quick GPS ideas based on George's Marvellous Medicine  … read more
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Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 13/11/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Complex sentences | Conjunctions and connectives | Developing vocabulary | Simple sentences | Verb tenses | Word classes | Word classes
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Activities based on 5m80 by Nicolas Deveaux
Supporting materials and prompts for using the animation 5M80  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Writing composition | Published: 06/11/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Features of writing | Recounts | Word classes
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Dictionary detectives
Five tips for fun ways to use dictionaries.  … read more
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F Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 03/10/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Dictionary work
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Kodomo no hi festival comprehension and activity pack
A pack of activities based on Japan's Children's Day festival  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Writing composition | Published: 19/09/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Dictionary work | Inference and deduction | Information retrieval – non-fiction | Recounts
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What is in your Oxford dictionary?
An activity to encourage children to focus on the features of  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 21/08/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Oxford Dictionaries | Oxford University Press | Alphabet | Word classes
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Project X Origins - vocabulary cards
A set of word cards to broaden children's vocabulary. Taken from  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 21/08/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Project X Origins | Oxford University Press | Developing vocabulary | High frequency/irregular words | Word classes
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Five tips for Outdoor learning
Five tips to support your outdoor teaching and learning. Ideas  … read more
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F Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Geometry | Materials | Physical processes | Published: 06/06/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Designing and making | Phonics | Properties of shapes – symmetry
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Eight tips for National Storytelling Week
A set of handy tips for storytelling across EYFS, KS1 and KS2.  … read more
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F Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Spoken language | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Published: 24/05/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Debate | Drama and role play | Information retrieval – narrative | Information retrieval – non-fiction
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An a to z of emotions
An A to Z of words on flashcards to describe emotions and feelings.  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 02/05/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Developing vocabulary | Spelling for beginners | Spelling for older learners | Word groups
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Literacy light - increase your reading power
This resource is designed to encourage and reward all forms of  … read more
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Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehensionPublished: 27/02/2017 | 
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George's Marvellous Medicine - Penguin schools resource
Get your class to create recipes for their own perilous potions  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar | Published: 16/02/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Bookshelf | Basic punctuation | Books by Roald Dahl | Complex punctuation | Word classes | Roald Dahl | Science | All about me | Citizenship | Getting on and falling out
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Sight words – word search and colouring cards
Two resources to reinforce sight words with Y2 children. Can  … read more
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Y2 Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Published: 06/02/2017 | From the resource collection(s): High frequency/irregular words
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Using newspapers
Five quick tips on how to use newspapers in the classroom.  … read more
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Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Published: 08/11/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Dictionary work | Information retrieval – non-fiction | Poem based resources
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European countries - alphabetical order
Check children's knowledge of alphabetical order with this sorting  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Published: 01/11/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Places around the world
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Newspaper features
Features of a newspaper sorting activity where children match  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Writing composition | Published: 01/06/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Newspapers
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Reading response sheet
This reading response prompt sheet (suitable for all forms of  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehensionPublished: 04/04/2016 | 
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Investigating the 'ough' sound
A nice interactive class activity which looks at spelling words  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Writing transcription | Published: 29/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): General phase 5 | Alternative spelling | Phase 5 | Phonics | Spelling for older learners
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'sk' and 'sl' sounds
Children complete activities around these consonant clusters  … read more
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F Y1 Y2 Y3 | Reading word level | Published: 19/06/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Phase 4 | Phonics
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The Victory Dogs – Penguin Schools resource collection
A set of activities to accompany Megan Rix's wonderful book about  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Published: 30/04/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Bookshelf | Books by Megan Rix | High frequency/irregular words | Inference and deduction | Information retrieval – narrative | Word classes | Animals
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland – Penguin Schools resource collection
A pack of text based teaching activities to support this Puffin  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Writing composition | Published: 14/03/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Bookshelf | Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll | Inference and deduction | Information retrieval – narrative | Play scripts | Word classes
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Little Women – Penguin Schools resource collection
A pack of text based teaching activities to support this Puffin  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Writing composition | Published: 14/03/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Bookshelf | Inference and deduction | Information retrieval – narrative | Little Women by Louisa May Alcott | Persuasive writing | Word classes
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Roald Dahl – Penguin Schools resource collection
A set of teaching ideas and activities with resources to support  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Reading comprehension | Published: 14/03/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Bookshelf | Books by Roald Dahl | Inference and deduction | Information retrieval – narrative | The BFG by Roald Dahl | A selection of texts by Roald Dahl | Roald Dahl
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Old English matching
Looks for clues in the word structure to match the old English  … read more
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Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 | Reading word level | Published: 24/10/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Morphology and etymology and featured in our teaching pack(s) Castles project pack
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Word Circles
Super interactive resource for unscrambling anagrams of high  … read more
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Y4 Y5 | Reading word level | Writing transcription | Published: 09/12/2010 | From the resource collection(s): High frequency/irregular words | Spelling for older learners
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Words within words
A great vocabulary lesson starter. Includes a PowerPoint and  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Writing transcription | Published: 17/11/2010 | From the resource collection(s): Morphology and etymology | Spelling for older learners
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Word morph activity cards
A challenging word level resource: introduce activity with colourful  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Reading word level | Writing transcription | Published: 15/09/2010 | From the resource collection(s): Morphology and etymology | Spelling for older learners
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World English
Word derivation! A fun activity encouraging children to find  … read more
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Y5 | Reading word level | Published: 25/06/2009 | From the resource collection(s): Morphology and etymology
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