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Reading Comprehension Strategies

- A comprehensive guide to different reading strategies where you have to go through the activites to practice each strategy.

Formal English

Full stops and Capital letters

Sentence Shooter - http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/e3/words/grammar/basicpunctuation/game1.shtml

Pin Board - http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/e3/words/grammar/basicpunctuation/game2.shtml

Full Stops and Capital Letters Quiz - http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/e3/words/grammar/basicpunctuation/quiz.shtml

Place the correct full stops in the correct places - http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games/full-stop-1.html

Harder capital letter placement activities - http://www.missmaggie.org/scholastic/editdan_eng_launcher.html

Speech Marks

Place these speechmarks in the correct place - http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/speechmarks.htm

Don't use SAID, other ideas instead of said in sentences - http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/english/bgfl/dont_use_said/


Get to grips with commas - http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/punctuation/commas/game.shtml

A comma quiz, how much do you know? - http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/punctuation/commas/quiz.shtml

Harder explanations about commas and where to use them - http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/607/02/

Nouns, verbs and adjectives 

Do you know the difference between a Noun, Verb and Adjective? - http://www.learningplanet.com/act/rats/ratslist3.asp

Numerous Nouns, Verbs and Adjectives websites - http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/english/englishB1.htm

Proper and Common nouns - http://www.ezschool.com/Games/NounSort.html

Quiz and Games about adjectives - http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/interestsentences/adjectives/


Antonyms, synonyms and homonyms



Clueless Crossword
Spelling City
Tumble Books
Fun With Words


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