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Audio/Moving Books

These weblinks are fantastic for students to watch & listen (5 stars)
StoryLine Online - Famous actors read their favourite story
Audio Owl - Free audio books online. Great for students to listen to during independent reading
Dust Echoes - Aboriginal Dreamtime Stories -BEWARE - Please watch before you show your students as some of these stories are quite violent.
My eBook- Create your own and watch & read other eBooks. It is worth the visit.
National Geographic Kids - National Geographic for Kids - has games, activities, animals, photos, videos, stories and more.

Adverbs


**Alien Word Mine** - (iknowthat.com) choose adverbs
Rags to Riches (similar to Who Wants to be a Millionaire)
Adverb Battleships
Supernova Sentence Puzzles - (iknowthat.com) choose adverbs
Rocket Word Tag - (iknowthat.com) choose adverbs
Learn at Global - Adjectives & Adverbs Grammar Show
Using Adverbs - includes whiteboard lessons for interactive whiteboard - good teaching focus!
BBC Bitesize Adjectives & Adverbs - revision bite & quiz
Lexipedia - an excellent website where you can type in a word and it will display all the synonyms, antonyms, adjectives, verbs, adverbs & nouns associated with it. A great tool to use for writing & vocab comprehension.

Alliteration

Guess the alliteration

Apostrophes

Apostrophes - BBC skillwise - factsheets, games & quizes
Contractions - quia
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BTN - Behind the News- Watch it on the ABC and write reports


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Collective Nouns

Collect Nouns- wonderful illustrations - click on the collective noun (fun school)
**Crickweb**

Comma

Using Commas - bbc Skill Wise - factsheets, games & quizes

Compound Words

BBC Bite Size - Compound & Complex sentences
Compound Words - Cricketweb

Common Errors/Confusing Words

BBC Skill Wise Confusing words (factsheet, game & quiz)

Conjunctions

Conjunctions quiz

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Double Consonants

[[http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/adventure/grammar4.htm#|Fish 'em Up]] - game - choose the correct spelling (ed, ing, y)
Spelling Quiz - adding ed & ing

Double Negatives

Double Negatives - bbc factsheet, game & quiz)

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Grammar & Punctuation Activities

– lots of different grammar/punctuation activities
Woodlands Junior
Games Aquarium
Parts of Speech GamesMy Monster – Using similes, adjectives, etc to develop figurative poetry.
Reading Links - Loads of activities for reading
Grammar Ninja - if you know your grammar you will love this game
Verbs - present, past & future verbs by Cricketweb - drag the word to the correct place
Changing Nouns to Singular Plural - Cricketweb
Lexipedia - an excellent website where you can type in a word and it will display all the synonyms, antonyms, adjectives, verbs, adverbs & nouns associated with it. A great tool to use for writing & vocab comprehension.


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Homophones/Homographs

Homophone Dictionary - a definition and a list of homophones in alphabetical order
BBC Skill Wise - factsheets and activities about homophones
Super Match Game - match the correct Homophone (good game)
Smart Tutor - great interactive game for homophones.

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Nouns

Alien Word Mine Nouns (Iknowthat.com)
Rats Common & Proper Nouns (Learning Planet)
Grammar Blast - check sentences for proper & common nouns (Eduplace)
Plural Girls (Funbrain)
Lexipedia - an excellent website where you can type in a word and it will display all the synonyms, antonyms, adjectives, verbs, adverbs & nouns associated with it. A great tool to use for writing & vocab comprehension.

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Poetry

My Monster Using Similes & adjectives in a poem.
Giggle Poetry - read and rate funny poetry
Children's Poetry Archive

Plurals

BBC - Plurals Rule Game

Poetry

Children's Poetry Archive

Portmanteau Words

Quia - book illustrating portmanteau words
Quia - Play hangman once you have read the 'portmanteau words book'!

Pronouns

Supernova Sentence Puzzles - (iknowthat.com) choose prepositions
BBC Personal Pronouns (skillwise)
Pronoun Choices (by Quia)

Proofreading

Eduplace Proofreading Flash

Prefixes

Race to Ramses - cool game where you have to beat robbers in a toom
QUIA - select the correct meaning for the prefix word.
Building Prefixes – building prefixes ~ match meanings to prefix words
BBC Skills Wise - Prefixes - - BBC Skill Wise – revision and activities about prefixes
English On Line - game where you need to pick the right prefix to build a tower.
Smart Tutor - an interactive game that teachers you about prefixes & suffixes.

Prepositions

Supernova Sentence Puzzles - (iknowthat.com) choose prepositions
Alien Word Mine - (iknowthat.com) choose prepositions

Punctuation

Spelling & Grammar Punctuation Quiz - BBC Schools Bitesize
Punctuate the sentences - add full stops, capital letters to the sentences
The Magic Key - BBC Full Stop Game
Dragon Land - BBC Question Marks
Commas - BBC skillwise
Insert Speech marks - insert speechmarks into the text
Don't Use Said - speech marks

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QAR - Question Answer Relationships

Strategy Overview - teach yourself about the strategies and how to work out what type of question is being asked.
QAR practice questions - read Pinocchio and work out what type of question is being asked.
Right There Questions - An online resource allowing you to practice 'Right There" questions

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Reading Strategies

Fact & Opinion (BBC Schools Skillswise)
Fact & Opinion(Teaching & Learning Resource)
Summarising (BBC Schools Skillwise)
PROBE
Authors Purpose (a Video from YouTube explaining the different reasons for writing)
Authors Purpose Quiz (read passage and choose the correct answer- by Reading Skills Rocket)


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Sentences

Is this a sentence - BBC SkillWise
Putting Sentences Together - BBC SkillWise, factsheets, games & quizzes
Penguins On Ice - easy game where you drag words to make sentences
Sentence Structure Review (simple, complex & compound)
Simple, Compound & Complex Sentences

Similes

Similes Matching Game (English Grammar)

Spelling

Look, Cover, Say, Type & Check - an EXCELLENT site for practicing your spelling by Crickweb
Prefixes & Suffixes- BBC Bitesize Revision
Word Selector -helps you to remember the medium frequecy words
Gater Smash- smash the words that are spelt incorrectly

Suffixes

Suffix Matching Game - Match the words to make a suffix
Sadlier Suffixes - Choose from a list of suffixes. Has an audio component. Great for Speech.
Maggie Earth's Adventure s - match the suffixes & the prefixes (good game)
BBC Suffix Quiz - test what you know about Suffixes. You can also play a game and check out the fact sheets!

Synonyms & Antonyms

Lexipedia - an excellent website where you can type in a word and it will display all the synonyms, antonyms, adjectives, verbs, adverbs & nouns associated with it. A great tool to use for writing & vocab comprehension.Using English
Learning Planet Crossword crossword! Use a thesaurus (word) to help you – it’s a little tricky
Sadlier Oxford antonyms click on the antonyms
SynonymsManatee
Same Different
Smart Tutor - an interactive game learning about synonyms.
Oz Speller - Online Spelling Tutor
Eight Letters in Search of a Word

Silent Letters

Silent Invaders by Skill Wise - factsheets, quizes, games & worksheets
Rags to Riches - similar to Who wants to be a millionaire

Spellling

Look, Cover, Say, Type & Check - BRILLIANT site for spelling practise

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Tense

Getting the right tense - BBC skillwise factsheets, quizes, games & worksheets

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Vocabulary

Base Words & Root Words -
Fun Brain - find the right root word. Find the meaning in context.

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Webquests

Migrating to Australia Web Quest

Worksheet works

Worksheet Works - Great for creating your own worksheets for drill and practice (e.g. parts of speech)

Writing

Story Sequencer - sequencing and storyboarding activity (story structure and summarising key events in stories) - Cricketweb
Edit Dan's Copy - Edit Dan's report by looking for the correct punctuation, etc
Sequencing Events in Instruction Texts
Planning a Story - BBC Bitesize revision
Writing a Story - Beginnings & Endings - BBC Bitesize revision.
Writing letters - BBC Bitesize revision
Writing Leaflets - BBC Bitesize revision
Writing Instructions - BBC Bitesize revision
Writing an Argument - BBC Bitesize revision

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