This bright, appealing grammar worksheet is an excellent way to practise and revise using coordinating conjunctions in Year 2. It is divided into five sections: understand, challenge, test, explain and apply.
This primary resource is divided into five sections:
Complete the sentences with the correct conjunction
Write 3 sentences to describe the park shown in the image, including the given conjunction each time
Circle the coordinating conjunctions, choose the best coordinating conjunction and fill in the blank with a coordinating conjunction in the sentences given
Explain in your own words what a coordinating conjunction does
Write a short passage to explain what’s going on in the image provided, including at least 3 coordinating conjunctions
Activities include SATs style questions and opportunities for creative writing responses, with eye-catching images as prompts.
What is a coordinating conjunction?
A coordinating conjunction is a conjunction that goes between, and links, words, phrases, clauses or sentences of equal importance.
Coordinating conjunction examples
- The walls were painted white and blue.
- My phone is either in my bag or on the table.
- I enjoy geography but not RE.
- I won’t eat chillies for they are too spicy for me.
- Stevie won’t drink milk, nor will he eat eggs.
- We cleared the table so we could play a board game.
- She doesn’t try very hard, yet she still does well.
Coordinating conjunctions list
There are only seven coordinating conjunctions
Use coordinating conjunctions (eg ‘and’) to link two words or phrases together as an equal pair
National Curriculum English programme of study links