A 22 slide editable PowerPoint Template which can be used for a range of dictation activities.
Dictation is a valuable teaching and learning tool. It enables students to apply punctuation and grammar conventions they have been taught to a ‘real text’ context. It also allows students to fine-tune their listening and editing skills.
The punctuation and grammar conventions addressed in this teaching resource include:
- contractions (slides 3-6)
- evaluative language (slides 7-10)
- homophones (slides 11-14)
- technical vocabulary (slides 15-18)
- question marks (slides 19-22).
A marking sheet for teachers has been provided.
National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
- Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower
Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower covers students in Year 3 and Year 4.
By the beginning of year 3, pupils should be able to read books written at an age-appropriate interest level. They should be able to read them accurately and at a speed that is sufficient for them to focus on understanding what they read rather than ...
- Vocabulary, grammar and punctuation
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Marking guide hyperlink amended on Teacher Notes page.
Fix by Stephanie (Teach Starter) Apr 6th, 2017
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