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Year 5 Using Vocabulary to Enhance Meaning Worksheets | KS2 Writing Composition | Primary English

Year 5 | Using Vocabulary to Enhance Meaning Worksheets

In these Year 5 using vocabulary to enhance meaning worksheets, your learners are presented with a list of adjectives and are challenged to elevate their writing by selecting and incorporating more powerful words to replace these adjectives. For instance, transforming “sad” into “devastated”. This exercise encourages your class to think critically about word choice, aiming for precision and impact. Following this, your learners engage in a creative writing task where they compose a passage based on an illustration depicting one child pushing another into a paddling pool. Equipped with a list of simple words, pupils are encouraged to search for improved vocabulary choices.

This worksheet serves as a valuable tool for expanding your learners’ writing skills. It encourages them to consider how they can enhance their word selection and expand their vocabulary. Ultimately, these exercises aim to empower children to apply enriched language in their writing endeavours.

Our Year 5 writing composition primary worksheets are aligned with the KS2 national curriculum and complement your primary learning activities, differentiation, homework and lesson plans.

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