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  • Great worksheet although I can't edit the editable version, which is a shame. All of the text seems to be part of a picture so words cannot be changed. It would be good to be able to do this as not all of the words are in the dictionaries we have.

    , Apr 6th
    • Hi hnc1983,
      I'll see what we can do for you! Thanks for commenting :)

      , Apr 6th
    • Hi there hnc1983,
      Our lovely teacher and design teams have created this and emailed the new resource to you! It will also be available on the website within 48 hours, and you can find it either as a main resource, or under 'Alternative versions' above. I hope you find it useful!

      , Apr 7th
  • reviewing skills.

    , Feb 23rd
  • Learning dictionary skills and reinforcing what we know.

    , Feb 4th
  • when I need some extra work at any level

    , Jan 29th
  • For early finishers in my writing group. I have a small bottom set group who have wide ranging needs, so a holder activity will keep all happy.

    , Oct 18th
  • Guided reading activity

    , Oct 4th
  • Basic skills tasks during tutor time

    , Sep 30th
  • Great resource to encourage children to utilise a dictionary and sharpen their skills - thank you

    , Sep 28th
  • This will be a good exercise for someone who is Dyslexic

    , Jul 16th
    • Hi looploo,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

      , Jul 16th
  • It is frustrating that this resource is listed under KS3. It clearly isn't! I have wasted a lot of time looking for KS3 resources due to your failing filters.

    , Jul 8th
    • Hi Cerys, thanks for commenting. Our KS3 English teacher looked through our KS2 resources to pick out some that might also be useful in Y7, and this was one of those. If there are specific KS3 resources that you're looking for please let us know using the 'request a resource' form (there's a link at the bottom of the page) and we can add them to the list to be made. We have plenty of new KS3 resources written specifically for the KS3 English curriculum and lots more on their way! :).

      , Jul 8th
  • Home Ed :)

    , Jun 26th
    • Hi ems4444,
      Lovely to hear you're using this for support at home! Thank you for commenting :)

      , Jun 27th
  • HA year 2 independent work

    , May 17th
  • I am going to use this resource so that the pupils can learn more interesting vocabulary

    , Feb 27th
  • I will use the worksheet when we revise dictionary skills

    , Feb 17th
  • I am going to use this resource to help students with their spelling and improving their vocabulary. Great format can we have more like this please. Thanks

    , Feb 13th
  • To teach my HE daughter dictionary skills, I am pleased with the download. Would love some more of these dictionary skill activities, It is a fun way to help encourage spelling learning. Thank you.

    , Jan 6th
  • Hi sarahsus, I have created an editable version for you. It should soon be uploaded on to the site! :)

    , Jan 7th
  • Hi there sarahsus, thanks so much for commenting on this resource. I've let our resource designers know so this should be sent to you soon! :)

    , Jan 7th
  • This resource is great! Would be better if it was editable.

    , Jan 7th
Dictionary Skills Worksheets

Dictionary Skills Worksheets - This handy dictionary skills worksheet features a set of great tasks for helping your children to familise themselves with using a dictionary to look up words and definitions.
This resource is available in Standard and Editable.
  • Homepage » Home Education » English » Spelling
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Keystage 2 » Lower KS2 - Years 3 and 4 » Reading - Comprehension » Use dictionaries to check the meaning of words that they have read
  • Homepage » Key Stage 2 » English » SPaG - Spelling Punctuation and Grammar » Spelling » Dictionary
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Keystage 2 » Upper KS2 - Years 5 and 6 » Writing - Transcription » Use dictionaries to check the spelling and meaning of words
  • Homepage » Key Stage 3/4 » English » KS3 » Resources Organised by Curriculum Objective » Reading » Understand increasingly challenging texts: » Learn new vocabulary, relating it explicitly to known vocabulary and understanding it with the help of context and dictionaries
  • Homepage » Key Stage 2 » English » Words and Vocabulary » Dictionary and Thesaurus
  • Homepage » Key Stage 3/4 » English » KS3 » SPAG » Spelling » Dictionary Work
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Keystage 2 » Lower KS2 - Years 3 and 4 » Writing - Transcription » Use the first two or three letters of a word to check its spelling in a dictionary
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Keystage 2 » Upper KS2 - Years 5 and 6 » Writing - Transcription » Use the first three or four letters of a word to check spelling, meaning or both of these in a dictionary
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    • Twinkl updated the Main Version on Sep 13th
    • Twinkl added Editable Version on Jan 17th

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