Menu

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in English for Key Stage Two to teach about adding different suffixes to word roots

  • Word Root Changes

    Word Root Changes

    Identify and record a range of word roots that can be changed by the addition of different suffixes

  • Word Inventions

    Word Inventions

    Select and combine different suffixes and roots that can be used to build new words

  • Word Sums ly

    Word Sums ly

    Identify and build different words by adding the suffix ly to a selection of word roots

  • Word Sums ing

    Word Sums ing

    Practise adding the suffix ing to build different words with unstressed and stressed final consonants

  • Word Match able and ible

    Word Match able and ible

    Identify and record words with the suffixes able and ible that can match some written definitions

  • Word Puzzle

    Word Puzzle

    create a puzzle game to record a selection of different words that contain the suffix ible

  • Word Sums ed

    Word Sums ed

    Practise adding the suffix ed to a range of different word roots with stressed final syllables

  • Pancake Actions

    Pancake Actions

    Practise adding the suffix ing to describe actions that might be used when making pancakes

  • Suffix Changes ly

    Suffix Changes ly

    Practise adding the suffix ly to convert adjectives into adverbs to describe characters that feature in a Roman myth

  • Word Suffixes

    Word Suffixes

    Identify and record how words change their spelling and meaning when suffixes are added to word roots

  • Ant and Ent Definitions

    Ant and Ent Definitions

    Identify and match the spellings and definitions of different words with the suffixes ant and ent

  • Cious and Tious Definitions

    Cious and Tious Definitions

    Identify and match the spellings and definitions of different words with the suffixes cious and tious

  • Circus Animals
    Write a discussion text to outline some of the arguments for and against an animal welfare issue
  • Chocolate Debate
    Hold a class debate to identify and explain the benefits and disadvantages of eating chocolate
  • Story Swaps
    Practise writing and editing an alternative version of a traditional story by swapping characters, settings and plot events
  • Story Swap Writing
    Draft and edit an alternative version of a traditional tale to match the original text genre and style