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Naming Nouns

Learn all about all types of nouns and how to use them. Then test your knowledge on the quiz and game. Fantastic on an interactive whiteboard.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
Noun Explorer

A game where you need to click on the fish with the noun to feed a worm to the fish.

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
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
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
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
Finish the Story: Bushfire

Edit the comic book adventure called Bushfire to make the story more interesting. Choose a conclusion for the story and then improve the grammar by looking changing nouns to pronouns, by adding adverbs and choosing saying verbs.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
The Parts of Speech

This site explains the eight parts of speech classified in traditional grammar: nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, prepositions, conjunctions and interjections.

Pupils
14-16 year olds