Grammar – Year 1 & 2

Grammar for Year 1 and Year 2 English, Key Stage 1 (KS1) at Primary School. Homework help with step by step guides on everything you need to know.

Joining words

Linking words (or joining words) are used to connect your sentence to another sentence to make it longer.

Jack was a small boy from the north of town who liked to spend his time playing with his dinosaurs.

Balloon joining words gameBalloon joining wordsHelp Max and Molly on their balloon trip by choosing the right joining word to fill the gap.


Balloon joining words
Write the correct joining words in these sentences.
Linking Words
Use these linking words to make your writing more interesting.


A noun is an animal, person, place or thing.
It could be an apple, bat, London or Jim.

Matching words

Matching word golf gameMatching word golf
Help Molly in her golf game by choosing a word that has a similar meaning.
Travelling Pronouns gameTraveling Pronouns
Max and Molly are on their holidays. Help them by choosing or typing the right pronoun to complete these sentences.
Fairy English word gameFairy English
English verbs, nouns etc. game. Click on the fairy holding the sign that contains the correct part of speech.