English Worksheets for Year 1 (Ages 5-6)
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Reading and Comprehension

including: Phonics, Reading, Comprehension, Following Instructions, Puzzles and Games, Learning to Read, Learning Alphabet & Listening Skills

Alphabet Booklets From > SparkleBox KS1
A set of sheets for each letter of the alphabet which can be assembled into an A5 folded booklet. It includes activities to aid recognition of the letters of the alphabet.
An Introduction to Vowels From > School Express
A collection of worksheets that introduce your child to simple words with vowels
Comprehension Practice From > Tut World
A series of worksheets to complete containing comprehension passages and questions.
Dora's Fill-in-the-Blank Story From > Nick Jr
Print this read-aloud story and help your child fill in the blanks. Then read the story together.
Dynamo's Den - Word Games From > BBC
Different word games to print out and try at home.
Early Phonics & Alphabet Work From > Primary Resources
A vast array of downloads in different formats to print out and complete. Choose Appropriate Level
Following Instructions From > School Express
Lots of worksheets to complete. Tasks from spotting mistakes to planning a route. Get trickier as you go on.
Illustrate a Story From > Reading Is Fundamental
Select a story, print it, and draw the pictures to go along with it. Read the hints on how to make a book!
Jack and The Beanstalk From > Childrens Books Online
Victorian and Edwardian Gems to download and print out and read to your child.
KS1 Bitesize -Wild West Phonics From > BBC
From KS1 Bitesize a worksheet to download. Fill in the gaps to complete the word.
KS1 Bitesize-Alphabetical Adventure From > BBC
Download the pdf fileto write the words in alphabetical order on the scroll.
KS1 Bitesize-River Rhyming Worksheet From > BBC
Download the pdf file to help Max cross the river by colouring in the word that rhymes.
Little Animals Activity Centre From > BBC
Matching initial letters and Matching initial clusters. Draw a line under the right letters to help Digby mole.
Make a Puppet Theatre From > BBC
Make your own Puppet Theatre with a few print outs and a shoe box
Mister Maker From > BBC
Follow the instructions to make some amazing things with the help of an adult
Phonics and Word Games From > Pre K to 8
Loads of worksheets to practice phonics and word games.
Postman Pats Post Office From > BBC
Have fun following instructions to create a post office. You'll need a shoe box to create the office
The Magic Key - Code Calling From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and find the correct word to fit in the sentence. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
The Magic Key - Sound Monster From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and match each picture with the right sound. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
Three Blind Mice From > Childrens Books Online
Victorian and Edwardian Gems to download and print out and read to your child.
Words and Pictures From > BBC
Cvc word Print and Do sheets
Words and Pictures From > BBC
Consonant Clusters: worksheets to help with initial and end clusters in words.
Words and Pictures From > BBC
Long Vowel Sounds Print and Do
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Writing Spelling and Composition

including: Writing, Writing a Letter, Writing Sentences, Writing Skills, Handwriting, Spelling, Composition & Poetry

Hand Writing Worksheets From > Twinkl
Letter Formation: A host of lovely worksheets to practice your letters. Also available in Cursive.
Handwriting Practice From > School Express
Lots of sheets to print out to practice cursive handwriting and first steps.
Handwriting Worksheets From > Worksheet Genius
Create dynamic worksheet for children to practice writing the words you specify. You can either make up sentences yourself or choose from word lists
High Frequency Words From > First School Years
Words for Reception and Years 1 and 2 children to read and spell.
High Frequency Words From > SparkleBox KS1
The 100 high-frequency words as specified in the DfES ‘Letters and Sounds’ publication presented on simple flash cards and different themes.
KS1 Bitesize-Balloon Joining Words From > BBC
Download the pdf file to fill in the gaps in the sentences with a joining word from the balloons.
KS1 Bitesize-Kung Fu Sentences From > BBC
Print out this pdf to put the words in the right order on Max’s balancing stick to make a sentence.
KS1 Bitesize-Pirate Spelling From > BBC
Download the pdf file to fill in the gaps in the words.
Nursery Rhymes From > School Express
Lots of Nursery Rhymes to print out and fill in the missing words.
Sentence Construction and Punctuation From > Tut World
A series of worksheets to complete containing sentences to rewrite with correct punctuation and structure.
Spelling Worksheets From > ABC Teach
Create your own spelling worksheets or choose from the many free spelling worksheets here.
Starship English - Planning a Story From > BBC
Two worksheets to download. Click on the links in the English section. Read the story so far and then use the space bug to help you plan the rest of the story.
Starship English - Time Connectives From > BBC
Do you know how to make tea? Star needs your help.
The Magic Key - Dragon Land From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and write questions to fit the answers. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
The Magic Key - Floppy Worksheet From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and match the sentences to the right pictures. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
The Magic Key - Fraser the Eraser From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and match up the pictures with the correct sentence. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
The Magic Key - The Patchworker From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and Write each sentence so that it makes sense. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
Writing Practice From > Kidzone
Practice writing letters in cursive, script or block styles. Dynamic pages you create to contain any writing you want to.
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Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation

including: Grammar, Vocabulary, Punctuation

Grammar Practice From > Tut World
A series of worksheets to complete which test knowledge of correct grammar usage.
HMS Sweet Tooth - Full Stops From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and practice your full stops. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
KS1 Bitesize-Alien Punctuation From > BBC
Download this pdf file to help Max and Molly talk to the aliens by adding full stops (.), question marks (?) and speech marks (” “) to this sentence.
KS1 Bitesize-Matching Word Golf From > BBC
Download this pdf file to colour in the word with a similar meaning.
Starship English - Apostrophes From > BBC
Help Star and Hutch sort some words into pairs.
Starship English - Commas From > BBC
Star and Hutch need some help with putting commas into sentences.
Starship English - Speech From > BBC
Find out how to write speech so that it is easier to understand.
Starship English - Speech Marks From > BBC
Star and Hutch need help putting in the speech marks in some sentences.
Starship English- Blast the Rocket From > BBC
Help star fill the rocket with the correct amount of fuel by matching the present tense verb with the correct past tense.
The Magic Key - Lug Worksheet From > BBC
Print out this worksheet from the Magic Key and learn to write in capital letters. Choose worksheet from icons to download sheet.
Vocabulary Practice From > Tut World
A series of worksheets to enhance use of vocabulary.