Incredible OpenerContinuing to share the weekly activities to help improve student’s writing. Why not use them with your class, download them here.

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VCOP – Vocabulary – quick activity 8

“Can I have a turn?” said Joe.

“Stop acting like a clown,” said the teacher.

“This is very tasty pizza,” said the fly.

“Now I’m going to close the gate,” said the caretaker.


VCOP – Connectives – quick activity 8

“before” or “because”? Which is the best connective?

I paid for my shopping …. I put it in my shopping bag.

I don’t have much money left … my shopping was very expensive.

I went on a train to Hastings … it was too far to walk.

I bought a train ticket … I waited for the train to arrive.

Now add a different connective to each sentence?

VCOP – Openers – quick activity 8

What is the most interesting way to finish the sentence?

  • Heroically…
  • To my utter amazement…
  • Earlier…
  • If only I ….

VCOP – Punctuation – quick activity 8

Full stop, question mark or exclamation mark?

Write the following sentences using the correct punctuation.

  • Can I go to the park
  • I’ve done all my homework
  • Hurrah

Now write three sentences of your own!

VCOP – Expanding sentences

The tap dripped



One response »

  1. luke says:

    i like these


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