This download contains a three-page worksheet that includes two distinct activities and a separate ‘Teacher notes’ document.
The session begins with a memorable image prompt to stimulate discussion, before introducing adverbs. Students have a chance to familiarise themselves with what adverbs are and practise using them, before then applying what they have learnt in the context of a short creative writing activity.
What is an adverb?
A word or phrase used in conjunction with with an adjective, verb, or other adverb that provides further information regarding a subject or object’s place, condition, frequency, speed, intensity or other variable.
National Curriculum English programme of study links
Pupils should be taught to use:
- conjunctions, adverbs and prepositions to express time and cause
- modal verbs or adverbs to indicate degrees of possibility