Primary English


Primary English Video Lessons

We have a range of on-demand Primary English video lessons covering phonics, spelling and word types. Below is an example of one of our phonics lessons:


Primary English Lessons

Our Primary English lessons are designed to be accessible by every pupil and are able to be tailored to suit each individual learning needs. All answers are tracked and recorded, showing you clear evidence of attainment and progress over time. Strengths and weaknesses are easily identifiable, allowing additional lessons to be applied focusing on specific skills that a pupil needs to practice.

All of our lessons include a bank of keywords with definitions to build up your pupils’ vocabulary, as well as built-in audio which reads the lesson content aloud to demonstrate the pronunciation of unfamiliar words.


Primary English Games

Alphonics
Topic: Phonics
Time to get out your old letter blocks. This is a simple spelling and phonics-based game that will test your language skills. Using your letter blocks you will need to correctly name as many objects as possible before you run out of time.
Word Comic
Topic: Spellings
Test your English skills in this interactive comic book game. In this particular comic the words for the pictures are spelt wrong. As the editor, your job is to select the right spellings for the corresponding pictures.
Cat's Phrase
Topic: Sentence Structure
Ladies and gentlemen welcome to the new game show... Cat’s Phrase! Join Tommy Tomcat for a night where anyone can be a winner. In this game show, Tommy will give you a sentence where he has left out every alternate word. All you need to do is fill in the blanks from a list of possible answers.
Frantic Fishing
Topic: Nonsense Words
It’s time to join the crew of an Atlantic fishing trawler. In these waters, you’ll be trying to catch one type of linguistic fish, the real word fish. There is another type known as the nonsense fish which you will need to throw back into the sea. Your job as a crew member is to sort the fish you catch. Be wary of junk floating in the sea and keep your eye out for any treasure you may find. Prepare yourself for some frantic fishing!
Grammar Cannon
Topic: Grammar
Welcome to the articulate artillery. Your job is to fix linguistic problems using nothing more than your brain and a fifty-pound grammar cannon. You need to modify rotten sentences by blowing away the incorrect grammar and replacing it with the correct amendments. Good luck!
Spelling Bee
Topic: Spelling
In this game, you are a bee. You are not just any bee, you're a spelling bee. You collect pollen from the spelling sunflower. As a worker bee, you need to avoid misspelt sunflowers and collect the pollen from the correctly spelt ones. This is important as you don't want pollen that is going to make substandard honey. The better the pollen, the yummier the honey!
Magically QWERTY
Topic: Spelling
You need to defend your castle walls against the goblin hoards who want to steal your gold. Choose a wizard to protect the walls from the warty invaders. You need to type out spells correctly and as quickly as possible to defeat the enemies. Stop as many as you can before you are overwhelmed. Let the light conquer darkness. 
Prefixing
Topic: Prefixes
Prefixing is an English language-based game. Your task is a simple one. Match prefixes to their counterpart words to build complete words. Create as many full words as possible before you run out of time. A prefix is a string of letters that are added to the beginning of a word, changing its meaning.
Shipwrecked Spelling
Topic: Spelling
Uh Oh, all of our letters have sunk to the bottom of the ocean! Use the speedboat to sail to the right side of the screen, then climb up the rocks to get the diving gear! Now you're ready to dive. Collect each letter from the seabed, avoiding the dangerous creatures! Spell the word by collecting the letters in the correct order.
Slang Attack
Topic: Slang
Shoot the slang out of the air with its correct meaning! Use the mouse to select the correct meaning on the left of the screen, and use the arrow keys to aim. Try playing this game with a friend! One of you on the mouse and one of you on the keyboard!
Spell-O-Rama
Topic: Spelling
Invented by Dr Lang, the Spell-o-Rama is the latest in linguistic innovations. Use the machine to physically build words correctly. The sentence manufacturers are always in need of words for their construction teams, so get building!
Spell-O-Vision
Topic: Spelling
Dr Lang has been busy building more linguistic inventions. His latest is the Spell-o-vision, a machine designed to quicken your mind and language skills. As a willing test subject, you get to try it out. Your aim is to correctly type out what the television is showing you. Try and do this for as many images as possible within the time limit.
Spelling Bee: Repollinated
Topic: Spelling
The work is never done for a busy spelling bee. You collect pollen from the spelling sunflowers. In this game, there are four spelling sunflowers with different words in them and only one is spelt correctly. As a spelling bee, you need to collect the pollen from the right sunflower each time. This is important as you don't want pollen that is going to make substandard honey.
Hooked
Topic: Nouns
Take to the waters to catch yourself a whopper! Catch yourself a range of different fish such as the 'Noun Trout' or the 'Vowel Cod'. But beware of danger lurking in the waters like sharks and sea mines.
Suffix It
Topic: Suffixes
'Suffix It' is an English language-based game. Your task is a simple one... match suffixes to their counterpart words to build complete words. Create as many full words as possible before you run out of time!
Word Comic Picture Plus
Topic: Word Identification
Test your English skills again in this interactive comic book game. In this edition, there has been a mix up with the pictures and words. The words do not have the correct pictures attached to them. As the editor, your job is to select the right pictures that correspond to the correct words.
Bridged
Topic: Spelling
In this mysterious mountain range, crossing rivers is done quite differently. You need to ford the dangerous mountain rivers by spelling out the bridges. Spell them correctly or you might end up floating downriver.
Word Drop
Topic: Word Construction
Word Drop is a word-based building game. Your aim is to create full words using letter blocks that will be falling thick and fast. Make words to gain points and clear rows to make room for more letters. Create as many words as possible within the given time limit and be careful not to let the blocks reach to the top of the game grid.