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Year 1 English worksheets

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Your child can learn, practice and test their year 1 (age 5 - 6) English skills with these automatically marked interactive year 1 English worksheets.  This year is your child's first introduction to formal learning, which is why our English worksheets for year 1 are important to help kickstart your childrens’ education. This year they'll be introduced to the foundations of year 1 English. We have a variety of year 1 literacy worksheets to cover the whole year 1 English curriculum and support your child in their first year of formal education. Our worksheets also include year 1 grammar worksheets, as well as other elements of English literature and language such as year 1 vocabulary worksheets to prepare your child for their year 1 English tests.


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Above, you'll find a list of interactive and printable year 1 English worksheets and study materials by topic which have been designed by teachers to help your child improve their understanding and comprehension of the topics taught in schools. Our year 1 key stage 1 English activities are aimed to support your child as they progress towards completing the phonic screener at the end of this year. All of our year 1 English exercises are printable or available to complete online - you can test a selection of our free year 1 English worksheets below to prepare for year 1 English tests.


Our year 1 English exercises are 100% aligned to the National Curriculum and can provide you visibility to your child's progress throughout the year. Our selection of year one English worksheets are available in a PDF format to allow you greater freedom in your lesson planning. To ensure we support your child as much as possible, we also offer year 1 science worksheets and year 1 maths worksheets. Try one of the below sample free printable year 1 English worksheets to test your child's attainment levels - we're here to help your child succeed!

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