Y2 Grammar Punctuation and Spelling

Suffixes for Comparative Adjectives Lesson

This Suffix for Comparative Adjectives lesson covers the prior learning of recognising and using adjectives in sentences, before moving onto the main skill of using suffixes to create comparative adjectives.

The lesson starts with a prior learning activity to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning with engaging reasoning and application tasks.

National Curriculum Objective
English Year 2: (2G6.3) Use of the suffixes –er, –est in adjectives

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Teaching PowerPoint

Teaching PowerPoint

This teaching PowerPoint guides pupils through prior learning of recognising and using adjectives in sentences, before moving onto the main skill of using suffixes to create comparative adjectives. There are some modelled varied fluency and application and reasoning questions included at the end.

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Modelling PowerPoint

This PowerPoint can be used to model the questions that the children will complete on the varied fluency and application and reasoning worksheets as part of this lesson.

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Free Year 2 GPS Scheme of Work Summer Block 1 – Suffixes 2

Free Year 2 GPS Scheme of Work Summer Block 1 – Suffixes 2

This is a free scheme of work for Year 2 Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling. This resource is the first block in the teaching sequence and includes 3 small steps with guidance for teaching.

1 Prior Learning

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Prior Learning Activity

Prior Learning Activity

This Suffixes for Comparative Adjectives Prior Learning Activity recaps the prior learning of recognising adjectives in sentences, before moving onto the main skill of using suffixes for comparative adjectives.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Adjectives in Sentences Game is designed to check pupils’ understanding of using adjectives in sentences.

2 Varied Fluency

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Varied Fluency

Varied Fluency

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to support the teaching of this step.

2 Application

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Mixed Activity

Mixed Activity

This main activity includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of using suffixes for comparative adjectives.

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Application

Application

This application task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the Suffixes for Comparative Adjectives lesson.

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Application and Reasoning

Application and Reasoning

This differentiated worksheet includes application and reasoning questions to support the teaching of this step.

2 Homework

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Homework

Homework

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency and application and reasoning questions to support the teaching of this step.