English

English

We follow the recommended English programme of study from the Department of Education.

Click here for a link to the full programme.

Handwriting

Here you will find the line guides we use in class. 
We use the guides underneath plain paper to keep our writing the same size.

North_Cave_Line_guides.pdf

 

Listed below are our favourite English websites:

 

Spellings

Spellingframe is an interactive resources to help children learn these spellings

Spelling frame

 

Fun with Spot 

This is a delightful Web site for pre-school and Primary 1 children.
The activities can take a few minutes to load but are worth the wait. 

BBC - Newsround
 Fun On-line news for children

 

BBC - Revisewise KS2 

Lots of revision activities covering reading, writing, spelling and grammar.
Younger children may need guidance with some of the activities. 

 

Learning Zone Story Starts

Having trouble writing stories? This Web site helps get children off to a flying start. 

 

Roald Dahl 

A fun site for all Roald Dahl fans with activities and information. 

  

 

Stories from the Web

If you like books and stories then this site is for you.
You can read stories, write reviews and even write your own stories. 

 

Wordsmyth English Dictionary  

This is a superb site for encouraging dictionary work. 

 

Literacy Shed

This website contains many resources to help with the teaching of literacy.