Extend knowledge of a range of word classes including nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs.
More on putting words into alphabetical order.
Understanding common and proper nouns and identifying abstract nouns. Introducing collective nouns.
Plurals of nouns and some spelling rules.
More on adjectives as describing words.
Develop understanding of verbs, including past, present and future tenses.
Adverbs of time and place plus fronted adverbials.
Begin to understand pronouns.
Exercises on determiners: words that go before a noun or noun phrase. These include articles such as ‘a’, ‘an’ and ‘the’, as well as demonstrative determiners.
Conjunctions and Prepositions
A look at co-ordinate and subordinate conjunctions and prepositions.
Prefixes and Suffixes
Using a wide range of prefixes to change the meaning of words. Suffixes including 'ment' and 'ly'.
More on sentences and word classes
The subject and object of a sentence.