English Language KS3: Word Classes

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 Rachel Reporting uncovers financial corruption and the definition of word classes.

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

Teacher Notes

Students explore word classes and the effects of specific words, using crunched versions of newspaper articles.

Explore how words are used in headlines: examine the word order, word classes, ambiguity and more.

Curriculum Notes

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