English Links

Links to Useful English Resources Online:

Name of Website


Cyber Grammar

This site is designed to support and develop knowledge of grammar and to indicate its relevance in the classroom.

Grammar Ninja  
Grammarly.com Grammarly is a website tool which makes sure everything you type is easy to read, effective, and mistake-free.
BBC Bitesize Key Stage 1 and 2 learning resources for adults, children, parents and teachers.
FunEnglish Games.com A wide range of free teaching resources that are perfect for students learning English, ESL classes and teachers looking for ideas online.

Jump Start

Grammar worksheets that are intelligently created with a right mix of both objective and subjective exercises that will engage your children efficiently.

Guide to holding a pencil in the Tripod Pencil Grip

Instructions on how to hold a pencil using the tripod pencil grip. This step by step guide will help your child hold a pencil in the best grip for handwriting.

Houghton Mifflin Spelling and Vocabulary

Spelling Match Game

British Council Learn English Kids

LearnEnglish Kids has lots of free online games, songs, stories and activities for children to have fun and learn English too.

Dance Mat Typing

A fun way to learn touch typing. There are four levels to play, each divided into three stages.

BBC Starship English

Help Star fill the rocket with fuel to make it take off.There is also a printable activity sheet which gives a flavour of the game using some of the questions.

Oxford Owl

Up to date expert advice, top tips and activity ideas so you can support your child's reading and maths at home inthe best possible way.

Top Marks

Fun English and Maths games for children aged 3 - 14 years.

BBC Advice to Parents

Support your child's education. Your legal responsibilities, advice for parent-teacher meetings and guides to being a governor, joining the PTA or volunteering in school.

Magic E Video

A video to teach children about the magic e or silent e, which lengthens the preceding vowel sound when it comes at the end of a word.

Alien Punctuation

A fun activity to help children at KS1 learn about using punctuation.

Hairy Maclary

Fun games and information linked to a popular series of books enjoyed by KS1 children.


Useful early reading games for young children.  Includes talking stories.

Soft Schools Grammar Games Useful games to play to help children with spelling, punctuation and grammar
Discover Education Discovery Education empowers teachers and captivates pupils by providing high-quality, dynamic, digital content to primary and secondary schools across the United Kingdom.Resources include: interactive lessons, virtual experiences, classroom contests and challenges, professional development and more.
Bid Papers The Most Common Spelling, Grammar & Punctuation Mistakes
Logic of English Spelling Rules
Grammarly Grammarly is the world’s most accurate grammar checker. Instantly check grammar, proof read, and edit your business writing or college essays.
Foxhill Primary.com A useful list of the must reads for each year group.

Printable Penmanship Paper





Children learning to print or write cursive can use this dashed paper in school or at home to practise penmanship. It is letter-sized and has nine lines per page, in landscape (horizontal) orientation.

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