Below, you will find information about literacy in Year 3, 4, 5 and 6. These sites have been selected by the teaching staff because they support learning in the classroom.
Please let your teachers know if you find any useful websites that we can add to this page.
For Internet Safety, don’t forget that you must never give out personal information about yourself on the internet without an adult present (Article 19 – you have the right to be kept safe).
Although we have provided a list of websites that we recommend, please be aware that Cwmrhydyceirw Primary School is not responsible for the content on these pages.
Spelling & Grammar Fun
“A person who never made a mistake, never tried anything new.”
Look at these great websites!
Take up the challenges in these games – http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/spellits/index.shtml
Links to lots of games and information to help with your school and homework http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/mag/spelling.html
Spin and spell – http://www.spinandspell.com/game.swf
The words are jumbled up – choose a level and get spelling! –http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/harcourt_brace_spelling.html
Use the Look, Cover, Write Check approach to test your spelling words http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/lookcover/lookcover.html
Practise adding punctuation – http://www.lancsngfl.ac.uk/curriculum/literacyresources/index.php?category_id=53
Can you beat the clock and add the apostrophes in the correct places? http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/games
Sort the words into the 4 groups – adjectives, nouns, verbs and prepositions http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/clickon/dhtml/wordtypes.htm
Cool Reading Websites
“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go!”
– Dr Seuss
Reading for pupils 7-9 years
Adventures with Digger and the Gang for ages 7-9
Read e-books for 7-9 years (please speak to your class teacher if you need a Log in for Oxford Owl)
Reading for pupils 9-11 years
Adventures with Digger and the Gang for ages 9-11
Read e-books for 9-11 years (please speak to your class teacher if you need a Log in for Oxford Owl)
General KS2 reading websites
We love the Story Museum website, with 1001 stories to hear and watch. Prepared to be inspired!
You may also like…
Magic key reading books – scroll to the end for KS2 books
Traditional stories with sequencing activities
Writing Tips and Games
Handy tips on how to write a great story –http://www.midlandit.co.uk/education/writingtips.htm
All the different types of writing; argument, recounts, reports, leaflets, newspapers, story planning and much more on this website!
Find out about writing from the experts … the authors!