Presentation on theme: "Delivered by Mr Kelly and Mrs Williams. The SPAG test combines the scores from a punctuation and grammar test with a separate spelling test to give."— Presentation transcript:
The SPAG test combines the scores from a punctuation and grammar test with a separate spelling test to give one overall level. Grammar and Punctuation test is out of 50. Spelling test is out of 20. Total mark out of 70.
Each year delivers one lesson a week dedicated to SPaG. What is taught in this lesson is then followed up on in literacy lessons. Each child is also set homework on the topic covered in class. Spelling tasks and spelling lists are given each week to learn and complete
Spelling strategies. Check your child’s homework – understanding of the word. When reading, look and point out grammar and discuss how it has been used. Use appropriate vocabulary with your children – eg nouns, verbs, adverbs, adjectives, pronouns, prepositions, phrases, clauses, connectives, inverted commas…… Help your child with their SPAG homework