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Adjective Adventure

Click on the label which has an adjective to feed the spider with a fly.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
Adjectives

A short video which looks at five different types of adjectives: possessive, describing, numbering, classifying, and comparing adjectives. It explains that using adjectives makes writing more meaningful and improves sentences.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
The Adjective Detective

A super site which explains what adjectives are. Great on an interactive whiteboard and best viewed in full-screen mode. Test your knowledge of adjectives on the quiz and game.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
Eerie Nouns and Adjectives

A game that can help you to improve your use of nouns and adjectives. You get to be an editor who improves a fairly dull story into a bestselling horror story. Select great nouns, adjectives and illustrations to improve the story's impact.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
Nouns, Verbs and Adjectives

A game where you need to find the nouns, verbs or adjectives.

Pupils
7-10 year olds
Basic Skills Literacy Starters

A selection of PowerPoint presentations designed as lesson starters on basic skills. There are accompanying worksheets and teacher notes. The level is mainly Year 7 (age 11-12).

Teachers
9-14 year olds
Grammar Slammer

Rules and tips to help you write your best. Glossary of grammatical terms.

Teachers, Pupils
11-16 year olds
Wonderful Words, Creative Stories Beach Theme

An animated game where you can see how to add adjectives to make boring sentences into more interesting ones.

Pupils
7-9 year olds
Primary Resources

Don't miss this wealth of worksheets, ideas, activities and resources for primary teachers. Sections included are literacy, homework, maths, science and art. Some resources are online, others are in PDF format.

Teachers
5-11 year olds
Skillswise Word Grammar

Games, short videos and quizzes from the BBC to help adults improve their knowledge of parts of speech such as nouns, adjectives and the like. The games are useful for children too.

Teachers, Pupils
7-16 year olds
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