This bright, appealing PDF grammar worksheet is an excellent way to practise and revise using determiners in year 4.
This primary resource is divided into five sections:
Choose the correct determiner to finish each sentence; insert determiners to complete each sentence; write three sentences using one determiner from each column.
Look at the pictures and write a sentence about each one, trying to use a different determiner each time.
Circle the determiners; identify the correct position for determiners; tick sentences that include determiners.
Using your own words, explain what a determiner is, using examples. Give an example of how a determiner can change the meaning of a sentence.
Imagine that you are walking along a beach when you find a message in a bottle. Who wrote it? What does the message say? What did you do? Write a short story about your discovery. Use a range of determiners in your story. Choose ones which emphasise parts of the text.
The 15-minute challenge features activities that include SATs-style questions and opportunities for creative writing responses, with eye-catching images as prompts.
A determiner is a word which introduces a noun. It goes before the noun and provides further detail.
Examples of determiners
Definite article : the
Indefinite articles : a, an
Demonstratives: this, that, these, those
Pronouns and possessive determiners : my, your, his, her, its, our, their
Quantifiers : enough, a little, much, many, most, some
Numbers : one, twenty, one hundred
National Curriculum English programme of study links:
Children will learn to use expanded noun phrases to convey complicated information concisely in a manner appropriate to the context.