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Direct speech (KS1 & KS2 resources)

A variety of resources to help children with direct speech, including worksheets, drama activities and interview extracts.

7 resources
Punctuation pitfalls – direct speech
A set of teaching tips and ideas to help aid the teaching of  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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Chat show
This activity requires children to re-write a script (which has  … read more
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Y3 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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An interview
Read the journalist's notes from part of an interview and re-write  … read more
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Y5 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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What are they saying?
A fun drama activity which encourages children to think about  … read more
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Y3 Y4 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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Using speech marks
Turn the speech bubbles into prose and add speech marks. Hey  … read more
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Y4 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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Rules of speech
Children are given recognisable sections of speech from familiar  … read more
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Y4 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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Who said what? – direct and reported speech
A worksheet for children to rewrite direct speech as reported  … read more
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Y5 Y6 | Writing transcription | Vocabulary, punctuation and grammar
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