The Grammar 1- 4 Handbook

The Grammar Handbook 1 (In Print Letters)

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The Grammar Handbook 1 (In Print Letters)

The Grammar 1 Handbook is for use the year after The Phonics Handbook

  • Practical advice and ideas for teaching grammar
  • Introduces rudiments of grammar
  • 36 structured grammar lessons
  • 36 spelling and punctuation lessons
  • Revision and extension of The Phonics Handbook
  • Photocopiable activities
  • Fun actions for the grammar points

 

The Grammar 1 Handbook features the following topics:

  • vowel digraphs
  • alternative spellings of vowel sounds
  • plural endings
  • short vowels and consonant doubling
  • tricky words
  • consonant blends
  • nouns – proper/common/plurals
  • personal pronouns
  • verbs
  • conjugating verbs – present/past/future
  • adjectives
  • adverbs
  • a/an/the – when to use
  • sentences – capital letters, full stops and speech marks
  • parsing – identifying the parts of speech in sentences
  • alphabetical order

Price $39.95


 

The Grammar Handbook 2 (In Precursive Letters)

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The Grammar Handbook 2 (in precursive letters)

The Grammar Handbook 2 is for use the year after The Grammar Handbook 1

  • Consolidates the teaching from The Grammar Handbook 1
  • Continues to introduce new grammar elements
  • 36 structured grammar lessons
  • 36 spelling and punctuation lessons
  • Develops dictionary and thesaurus skills
  • Improves vocabulary and comprehension
  • Photocopiable activities
  • Fun actions for the grammar points

 

The Grammar Handbook 2 features the following topics:

  • new spelling patterns – ei, eigh, ture
  • silent letters – b, c, h, k, w
  • syllables
  • identifying the short vowels
  • spelling rules – consonant doubling and adding suffixes
  • tricky word families
  • revision of elements covered in the Grammar Handbook 1
  • further adjectives – possessive
  • comparatives and superlatives
  • prepositions
  • conjunctions
  • dictionary work
  • punctuation
  • exclamation marks
  • apostrophes
  • further sentence development
Price $25.95

The Grammar 3 Handbook (In Print Letters)

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The Grammar 3 Handbook (in Print Letters)

The Grammar 3 Handbook follows on from The Grammar 2 Handbook, revising, consolidating and extending the teaching from The Grammar Handbook 2:

• 36 structured grammar lessons
• 36 spelling and punctuation lessons
• Develops dictionary and thesaurus skills
• Improves vocabulary and comprehension
• Photocopiable activities

Topics covered:

  • Continues to introduce new grammar elements.
  • Revision of elements covered in The Grammar Handbooks 1 & 2.
  • New spelling patters – tch, dge, ure, gn, gh, ex, n for /ng/, s, se and ze for /z/, a for /ar/, y for /i/, a for /o/, ere for /air/, and eer and ere for /ear/.
  • Suffixes -’less’, ‘able’ and ‘ful’.
  • Proper adjectives.
  • Nouns acting as adjectives.
  • Collective nouns.
  • Pronouns – possessive/subjective and object.
  • The present particle and the continuous tenses.
  • Paragraphs.
  • Subject and object in a sentence.
  • Conjunctions.
  • Questions and exclamations in speech.
Price$ 39.95

The Grammar 4 Handbook (In Print Letters)

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The Grammar 4 Handbook follows on from The Grammar 3 Handbook and provides revision, consolidation and extension of spelling and grammar rules covered in Phonics, Grammar 1, Grammar 2 and Grammar 3.

The Grammar Handbooks contain 36 spelling and 36 grammar and punctuation lessons for a full year of teaching children for aged 8-9 years. The lessons continue to build upon the knowledge and skills the children have been taught in previous years. Each lesson has a photocopiable worksheet, along with additional resources for extension activities and revision.

Topics covered within the handbook include: revision of topics taught in earlier years; spelling strategies and patterns for complex words; more suffixes and prefixes; verb tenses; homophones; subject and object of a sentence; concrete and abstract nouns; grammatical person; phrases, clauses and sentences and hyphens.

Price$ 39.95