Making great literacy lessons easy. Why join Plazoom?

KS1 Grammar Game: Year 2 Sentence Types Make a Match

Download your resource

Then £49.99/annually after 14 days for unlimited access

Plus you'll also get access to...
  • Unlimited access to 900+ resources
  • Over 80 expert CPD guides
  • Free subscription to Teach Reading & Writing magazine, and digital access to all back issues
  • New resources every week
  • Exclusive, member-only resource collections
  • Plus lots more...

This ‘Make a Match’ game is a fun way for pupils in Y2 to sort sentences, grouping them to show which are statements, questions, exclamations or commands.

The game can be played as a class or in small groups and is perfect for adult led interventions to revisit key knowledge and skills.

This resource pack includes:
Make a Match cards: 24 sentence cards
4 Heading cards (statements, questions, commands, exclamations)

What are the different sentence types?
A sentence’s main clause shows whether it is being used as a statement, a question, a command or an exclamation.

Statements
Give the reader information.

Examples include:
I picked up my toys.
Sam write his answers.

Questions
These are used to find out information.

Examples include:
Where do the toys go?
How should I show my answer?

Commands
These usually include and imperative verb as the first word of the sentence and give instructions, telling someone to do something.

Examples include
Pick up your toys.
Write your answers in the box.

Exclamations
An exclamation can be used to show a sudden or strong emotion. They can begin with the words ‘How’ or ‘What’.

Examples include
How tidy your toys are!
What a good answer!


National Curriculum English programme of study links
Pupils should learn to use sentences with different forms: statement, question, exclamation, command

  • Teacher notes
  • Sentence cards
  • Heading cards
Look inside!

Click through to see what this resource has to offer

More from this collection

Browse by Year Group

Year
1

Year
2

Year
3

Year
4

Year
5

Year
6