Year 6 English Games (Ages 10-11)

Welcome to English Games for Year 6. We have loads of Games to try - either have a look at the categories or scroll down to have a look at our popular games. Browse Away.
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Reading and Comprehension

including: Phonics, Reading, Comprehension, Puzzles and Games & Listening Skills

Subject > Puzzles and Games
Cyber Chase - The Quest From > PBS
Choose a character, personlize them then go off on a great adventure.
Subject > Comprehension
Digger and the Gang - Stolen Statue From > BBC
Digger and the Gang are on holiday when a statue is stolen. Help them solve the mystery by answering some literacy problems.
Subject > Puzzles and Games
English Play and Learn From > Pre K to 8
A series of games for kids from the British Council including monkey squash and complete the sentence.
Subject > Listening Skills
Face Match From > British Council Kids
Listen to the descriptions and find the right person!
Subject > Puzzles and Games
Gut Instinct From > BBC
Test your english knowledge against viral vinnie and the rest of the internet to get to the top of the leader board
Subject > Comprehension
How old is this house? From > PBS
Exercise your sleuthing skills to determine the age of this house.
Subject > Comprehension
KS2 Bitesize English - Deduction From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about Dictionaries.
Subject > Reading
KS2 Bitesize English- Dictionaries From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about Dictionaries.
Subject > Reading
KS2 Bitesize English- Non Fiction From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about non-fiction texts.
Subject > Puzzles and Games
Questionaut From > BBC
Lovely, intruiging animation to check your KS2 English and Maths and Science knowledge.
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Writing Spelling and Composition

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

Subject > Writing Skills
Character Trading Cards From > Read Write Think
Create your own story about a character with this fun toolkit
Subject > Spelling
High Frequency Words Spelling Tests From > Norton Fitzwarren Church of England VC Primary School
Test your knowledge of high frequency words for each key stage. Click on the desired key stage and then choose a list.
Subject > Writing Skills
KS2 Bitesize English - Arguement From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about writing and arguement.
Subject > Writing Skills
KS2 Bitesize English - Comment From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about writing comments.
Subject > Writing Skills
KS2 Bitesize English - Instructions From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about writing factual instructions.
Subject > Writing Skills
KS2 Bitesize English - Leaflets From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about writing factual leaflets.
Subject > Writing Skills
KS2 Bitesize English - Letters From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about writing factual letters.
Subject > Writing Skills
KS2 Bitesize English - Sentences From > BBC
Choose from an online activity, a revision bite and a quiz about compound and complex sentences.
Subject > Spelling
KS2 Bitesize English - Spelling From > BBC
Use prefixes and suffixes to create new words, with new meanings, from words you already know.
Subject > Spelling
KS2 Bitesize English - Trapped-Spelling Game From > BBC
Trapped- Escape the tower by spelling the words correctly. Can you do it?
Subject > Spelling
Look, Cover, Write, Check From > Ambleside Primary
Powerful online spelling tool.
Subject > Writing Skills
Postcard Generator From > Read Write Think
Write a postcard online with hints and tips. Choose the stamp and print out your card.
Subject > Spelling
Skillwise - Spelling From > BBC
Choose the topic, then the game. Lots of spelling activities to choose from.
Subject > Spelling
Spelling Lists From > Spell Anywhere
Spelling lists from Primary Schools all over the UK. Listen to the word then write it yourself.
Subject > Spelling
Spellits From > BBC
Three games to play from the Spellits crew to help you spell all those tricky words.
Subject > Spelling
Spin and Spell From > Spin and Spell
A fun game with categories and you have to choose a picture, then spin the wheel on the correct letters to see if you have spelt the word correctly
Subject > Spelling
The Times Mini Spelling Bee From > The Times Spelling Bee
Wow, Spelling games for Primary School Kids. Puts you through your paces. Choose relevant age for appropriate games.
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Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation

including: Grammar, Vocabulary, Punctuation & SATs Revision

Subject > Grammar
Adjective Detective From > Children's University of Manchester
Learn what adjectives are and how to use them with the Adjective Detective-descriptions, quiz and game
Subject > Punctuation
Contraction Match From > Oswego
A game to help match up the shortened words with their longer counterparts.
Subject > Vocabulary
Hangman From > Many Things
Have a go at beating the hangman by guessing the right words.
Subject > Grammar
KS2 Bitesize English - Punctuation From > BBC
Proper punctuation makes your writing easier to read. Try adding punctuation to the following sentences.
Subject > Grammar
KS2 Bitesize English - Word Types From > BBC
Different types of words can be used to make your writing more interesting and easier to read.
Subject > Vocabulary
Monkey Squash - Hangman From > British Council Kids
Help save the monkey from a terrible fate, guess the environmentally themed word.
Subject > Grammar
Nouns From > Children's University of Manchester
Learn all about what nouns are and how to use them
Subject > Grammar
Proper Nouns From > Rice Cooker Studios
Find out about proper nouns and their uses.
Subject > Punctuation
Punctuation Splat From > Fun English Games
A fun game where you have to insert the correct punctuation. First choose the type of punctuation then move the gun to the correct place along the sentence- then splat
Subject > Punctuation
Punctuation Video Clip From > BBC
Through role play, demonstration and modelling, the importance of punctuation in both speech and writing is explored. The clip looks at the use of a wide range of punctuation marks, including exclamation marks, colons, semi-colons, question marks, dashes and commas. Through modelling, the use of punctuation as signposts is explored, so that readers can be helped to navigate their way through, and make meaning from, a text. The impact of a lack of punctuation in speech is also discussed.
Subject > Punctuation
Speech Marks Video Clip From > BBC
A short and humerous video describing why we need to use speech marks in our speech
Subject > Punctuation
Trapped-Punctuation From > BBC
KS2 Bitesize game based on the Trapped programme. Punctuation tester
Subject > Grammar
Verbs and their synonyms From > Digital Learning for Wales
This whiteboard lesson can be used as an introduction to verbs or as a revision aid. The activities in this pack will enable pupils to - understand what a verb is and its effect within a sentence, identify verbs in a piece of text, adapt verbs for effect (using synonyms)