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Active learning - English


Active learning - English

KS1/Foundation, KS2
Vocabulary, Active learning

This pack contains activities to get pupils on their feet and actively engaged in putting their English skills into practise.

What resources are in this pack?

How long does it take to deliver this pack?

clock Standalone activities

Learning outcomes

Pupils will be able to:

  • give and follow instructions to carry out short physical actions
  • develop their vocabulary and practise using adjectives to describe a given noun.

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Active English (Year 1): Be the coach!

This activity allows pupils to practise their listening and speaking skills by giving and following instructions to carry out physical actions.


Active English (Year 6): Quick words

This activity helps pupils to build their vocabulary by asking them to think on their feet to come up with the most creative word containing two given letters.