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  • Great for helping my EAL students understand sentence structure in a fun way.

    , Mar 8th
    • Hi Ceembee,
      I'm pleased you found this resource helpful! We really appreciate your feedback :)

      , Mar 8th
  • A great activity! It would be good if the activity also included adverbs.

    , Mar 5th
    • Hi lickeyhills,
      That sounds like a fabulous idea! I will pass this over to our lovely teacher to team to see if this is something they can do :)

      , Mar 5th
    • Hi there lickeyhills,
      We've made this resource for you and have sent it in an email, I hope you find it useful! It will also be available for download within 48 hours, and you can find it either as a new resource, or under 'Alternative versions' above.

      , Mar 7th
  • Teaching sentence construction.

    , Feb 9th
  • Lower ability Y3 sentence structure recap.

    , Sep 11th
  • useful for French lessons

    , Jun 17th
  • I am going to laminate them, stick a velcro tab on the back of each and then the children can arrange a silly sentence on a large material covered board. I will use it as part of guided reading activities. x

    , May 10th
    • I think I will steal this idea!!

      , Jan 18th
    • Hi richardstenhouse,
      It's great to hear you like the resource - Thanks for sharing! :)

      , Jan 18th
  • Year 5 -6 SEN group

    , Apr 10th
  • My class had so much fun with these...asking if they could do them every day! Thankyou Twinkl

    , Mar 9th
  • Sentence building with eal pupil,

    , Feb 27th
  • I would use these in my guided reading rotations.

    , Feb 12th
  • Could you please tell me what each colour card represents?

    , Nov 29th
    • Hi there,
      Red - pronouns
      Orange - adjectives
      Yellow - nouns
      Green - verbs
      Blue - place
      Purple - punctuation
      Hope this helps!

      , Nov 29th
  • supporting eal learners

    , Nov 26th
  • Lit development

    , Nov 20th
  • To place in my year 1 continuous provision to encourage children to build sentences

    , Oct 29th
  • sentences which make sense - grammar

    , Jun 21st
    • Hi stargazer88,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

      , Jun 21st
  • sentence building

    , Apr 27th
  • Learning sentence structure in an ESL context.

    , Apr 9th
  • This is a fabulous resource. I use it in conjunction with 'Angry Bird' tokens to help my little people create interesting sentences!

    , Mar 13th
  • I will put the cards at different locations in the playground. The children can work in pairs to find cards, put them in the correct order and write silly sentences. They can write them on white boards. Hope it works. Thanks for saving me a Sunday evening's work.

    , Feb 8th
  • Great! Just what I need to get my year 3 EAL pupils to expand their vocabulary and use their imagination!

    , Feb 6th
  • Great resource!!!

    , Feb 5th
  • Year 3 children needing extra support for sentence writing.

    , Feb 2nd
  • Small group activities

    , Jan 21st
  • This would be useful with the VCOP program.

    , Jan 8th
  • I would use with either small group or 1:1 EALl support

    , Nov 25th
  • Guided reading

    , Nov 17th
  • I especially love the editable version - this will be so useful for different topics. Thank you :-)

    , Nov 16th
  • This is good but would be good to know that it is no different from the one in KS1 area - I would have liked a simlified version as my early level readers would struggle with this.

    , Nov 12th
  • I am having the greatest trouble to get my class of SEN students to write a full sentence. They should LOVE this activity - thank you

    , Nov 3rd
Silly Sentence Building Activity

Silly Sentence Building Activity - Download all the resources you need to build silly sentences in this handy pack. Includes a PDF of word cards, editable word cards and a worksheet.
This zip file contains:
  • Silly-Sentence-Building-Activity-Word-Cards-Grammar-Gang-Colours.pdf
  • Silly-Sentence-Building-Activity-Activity-Sheet.pdf

This resource is available in Standard, Editable, Cursive, Dyslexic and Precursive.
  • Homepage » Age 5 - 7 » English
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  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Keystage 1 » Year 1 » Writing - Composition » Write sentences by sequencing sentences to form short narratives
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    • Twinkl updated the Main Version on Mar 7th
    • Twinkl added Dyslexic Version on May 23rd
    • Twinkl added Precursive Version on May 23rd
    • Twinkl added Cursive Version on May 20th
    • Twinkl added Editable Version on Apr 10th
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