English Language KS3: Homophones and Homonyms

Part of a series of animated films following a cast of characters’ adventures and mishaps as they get to grips with grammatical terms.

In this film, Mr and Mrs Selfie's tanning trip goes awry as they learn the important differences between homophones and homonyms.

This clip is from the series Grammar for 11-14 year olds.

Teacher Notes

Starter activity could include the identification of incorrectly used homophones in a passage of text.

Students couls identify the incorrect homophone and suggest the appropriate word.

Gap fill activity where students are required to fill in the correct homophone focused on their/there/they’re.

Curriculum Notes

This clip is suitable for teaching English at Key Stage 3 or Third Level.