Doubling the Consonants
FREE RESOURCES - Year 3 / Year 4 English teaching resources - Doubling the Consonants
Includes an editable PowerPoint presentation and two worksheets.
‘Doubling the Consonants’ has been made to help Year 3 / Year 4 pupils improve their knowledge and understanding of the rule regarding doubling consonants. It focuses on how and when to double consonants when adding the suffixes 'ing' and 'ed' to a root word.
The resource includes a simple explanation of the rule, activities to help assess pupils' understanding and links to an interactive game. Although it is designed with Year 3 / Year 4 children in mind, 'Doubling the Consonants' can be easily tweaked for use with other year groups.
To preview Doubling the Consonants please click on the PowerPoint images opposite.