Y4 Grammar Punctuation and Spelling

Consolidating Prepositions Lesson

This Year 4 Consolidating Prepositions lesson covers the prior learning of clauses before moving onto the main skill of using prepositions for time, place and cause.

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. 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 Objectives

English Year 3: (3G1.7) Using prepositions to express time and cause

English Year 3: (3G1.7) Express time, place and cause using prepositions [for example, before, after, during, in, because of]

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Teaching PowerPoint

Teaching PowerPoint

This teaching PowerPoint guides pupils through the prior learning of clauses before moving onto the main skill of using prepositions for time, place and cause. There are some modelled varied fluency and application and reasoning questions included at the end.

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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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Free Year 4 GPS Scheme of Work Summer Block 3 – Consolidation

Free Year 4 GPS Scheme of Work Summer Block 3 – Consolidation

This is a free scheme of work for Year 4 Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling. This resource is the second block in the teaching sequence and includes 12 small steps with guidance for teaching.

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Video Tutorial

In this Using Prepositions to Express Time, Place and Cause Video Tutorial, Laura shows pupils how to identify prepositions correctly and how to use them in sentences.

1 Prior Learning

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Prior Learning Activity

Prior Learning Activity

This prior learning activity recaps the prior learning of clauses before moving onto the main skill of consolidating prepositions.

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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Flash Cards

Flash Cards

This Year 3 Using Prepositions to Express Time, Place and Cause Flash Cards checks pupils’ understanding of identifying three different types of prepositions.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Expanding Sentences Using Prepositions Game is designed to check pupils’ ability to use prepositions in sentences.

2 Application

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Mixed Activity

Mixed Activity

This main activity includes varied fluency, reasoning and applications questions for pupils to practise the main skill of consolidating prepositions.

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Application

Application

This application task can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the consolidating prepositions 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.