Comprehension: Reading and understanding poems
In Every Corner
There are friendly monsters hiding in the corners of this delightful book getting up to all sorts of things. This lovely story provides opportunities for looking at rhyme and a range of sentence punctuation.
You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.
SPAG: Identifying and using expanded noun phrases
This presentation revises nouns, adjectives and prepositions and then explains how to use adjectives and prepositional phrases to expand a noun phrase.
SPAG: Determiners: specifying and bending meaning
Grammar PowerPoint: Determiners
Identify determiners and revise how they are used to modify nouns. Explore their impact on meaning and sort them from a list of determiners and pronouns.
Core: Read, enjoy and explore features of poems
Children will enjoy reading about the naughty things animals get up to (often without meaning to!). With its simple rhyming pattern this is great text to use when studying poetry and rhyme.
You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education
Composition: Composing narrative poems
This presentation uses a step by step approach to teach children how to punctuate dialogue and add reporting clauses, wherever in the sentence these are placed.