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This English teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise using pairs of commonly confused words to describe the functions of possible inventions. The children can select future inventions to use in example sentences containing the words device or devise.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using pairs of commonly confused words to describe the functions of possible inventions

Learning Objectives

Distinguish between words which are often confused. Selecting appropriate grammar and vocabulary, understanding how such choices can change and enhance meaning.

Learning Outcomes

I can explain the meaning of words often confused because they are close in pronunciation and meaning. I can select suitable vocabulary to write a sentence on a particular topic.

Device or Devise

Teaching sequence to help the children practise using pairs of commonly confused words to describe the functions of possible inventions

Inventions

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify when to use the words device and devise in sentences about possible future inventions

Future Inventions

Activity to help the children construct sentences about possible future inventions using the words device and devise

Device or Devise

Activity to help the children select the correct words that are commonly confused to complete sentences about different inventions

Device or Devise

Interactive activity to help the children practise using pairs of commonly confused words to describe the functions of possible inventions

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using pairs of commonly confused words to describe the functions of possible inventions

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