Y3 Grammar Punctuation and Spelling

Expanding Sentences 1 Lesson

This Expanding Sentences 1 lesson covers the prior learning of Using 'So' 'And' 'But' and 'Or' before moving onto the main skill of expanding sentences.

The lesson starts with a prior learning activity to check pupils’ understanding. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. 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: (2G3.3) Co-ordination (using orand, or but)

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2 Teaching Support

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of using 'So' 'And' 'But' and 'Or' before moving onto the main skill of expanding sentences. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Modelling PowerPoint

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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Year 3 GPS Scheme of Work Autumn Block 1 – Ready to Write

Year 3 GPS Scheme of Work Autumn Block 1 – Ready to Write

Autumn Block 1 Guidance with Notes for Year 3 Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling designed to be used in conjunction with your English curriculum and allows you to cover the Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation objectives from the Year 3 National Curriculum.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

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Video Tutorial

In this Co-ordinating Conjunctions Video Tutorial, Katie shows pupils how to join two clauses together and there are questions throughout the video for pupils to answer.

1 Prior Learning

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Prior Learning Activity

Prior Learning Activity

This Expanding Sentences Prior Learning Activity recaps the prior learning of using 'So' 'And' 'But' and 'Or' before moving onto the main skill of expanding sentences.

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Flash Cards Activity

This Year 2 Co-ordinating Conjunctions Flash Cards Game aims to support pupils' understanding of conjunctions.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Expand and Improve Sentences Game aims to support pupils in improving their writing using expanded noun phrases.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Improving Sentences Game aims to support pupils in improving their writing using noun phrases.

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.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

Show how much you have learned by answering five questions in this Expanding Sentences 1 interactive activity.

2 Application

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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.

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Mixed Activity

Mixed Activity

This main activity includes varied fluency, reasoning and application questions for pupils to practise the main skill of expanding sentences.

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Application

Application

This expanding sentences application task includes an activity which can be used to allow pupils to apply their understanding of the concepts taught in the Expanding Sentences 1 lesson.

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.