This powerful KS1 grammar resources pack provides everything you need to teach a series of five lessons on coordinating conjunctions (or, and, but) in Year 2, culminating in an extended writing task where children can use their grammatical understanding in context.
This primary resource pack includes:
Coordinating Conjunctions PowerPoint
With explanations, examples and activities to introduce this topic to your class.
Sentence and coordinating conjunction PDF cards
Circle the coordinating conjunctions, add coordinating conjunctions to sentences, rewrite sentences to include a range of coordinating conjunctions, and use the image provided to write sentences that contain coordinating conjunctions.
Rewrite the sentences to make them more interesting. Make sure to use coordinating conjunctions as well as other writing techniques.
Includes an image and writing prompts to plan a recount
For pupils to write their final draft
providing guidance for the activities
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.
I enjoy geography but not RE.
My phone is either in my bag or on the table.
Coordinating Conjunctions taught in KS1
and but or
National Curriculum English programme of study links
Pupils should learn how to use coordination (using or, and, or but)