Comprehension, Grammar and Punctuation
Following the recent questionnaire regarding English, our parents felt they needed more support with suggestions and ideas to enable them to support their children's learning at home. We have searched high and low for material and ideas and feel the links below will encourage you and your child to work more freely, creatively and confidently with their English learning.
Everything you need to know about grammar, punctuation and spelling and the test in Year 6. Expert advice for parents: videos, resources, top tips, games.
Practical strategies to help children understand and improve their grammar skills, from using actions and making silly sentences to parsing.
Comprehension is the understanding and interpretation of what is read. To be able to accurately understand written material, children need to be able to (1) decode what they read; (2) make connections between what they read and what they already know; and (3) think deeply about what they have read.