Literacy Support

Please click on the links below:

Literacy Support

Common_grammar_errors.pptx

Discourse_Markers_Mat_Book_Sheet_uneditable.pdf

MX_literacy_Mat.pdf

Literacy_and_discourse_marker_mats.pptx

MX_Marking_and_Proofreading_Key.pdf

Spellings_-_look,_say,_cover,_write,_check.pdf

https://www.google.co.uk/searchq=fun+english+games+grammar&rlz=1C1SFXN_en&oq=funenglishg&aqs=chrome.2.69i57j0l5.5263j0j7&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8-  this is for a site called ‘Fun English Games’

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/games/ - games that use English, Maths and Science to play! 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/english/ - reading, writing, etc. skills – revise and test

http://www.slimekids.com/games/spelling-games/ - a link through another school’s website

http://gamestolearnenglish.com/  - lots of games (EAL appropriate too)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/games - older games (Maths and Science too)

http://www.educationquizzes.com/gcse/english/ - Purpose, Audience and Form, plus Grammar quizzes (some Maths and Science too)

http://www.chompchomp.com/exercises.htm - explanations about grammar and quizzes

http://literarydevices.net/ This a list of literary devices that are quite useful for coursework.

Accelerated Reader 

Popular-ar-books-by-level.pdf

http://www.arbookfind.co.uk/ -This is a search engine to find books that are on Accelerated Reader.

https://ukhosted40.renlearn.co.uk/2256235/HomeConnect/ This is a link to Renaissance Home Connect.  Students and parents can access Accelerated reader from home to have a look at progress and track their achievements.

Lexia

Our school is using the Lexia Reading software to help students practice and develop fundamental reading skills. As an added benefit, you can install Lexia Reading at home to extend your child’s practice time.

lexia-home-installation-instructions.pdf