Loading please wait

The smart way to improve grades

Comprehensive & curriculum aligned

Try an activity or get started for free

Join Words and Phrases Using 'and'

In this worksheet, students will practise using the word 'and' to join words and longer clauses together. This is building an understanding that using 'and' helps to add more information and make our writing more complex.

'Join Words and Phrases Using 'and'' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation

Curriculum subtopic:   Join Words and Use Joining Clauses

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

Do you like eating jelly and ice cream?


young girl eating ice cream spoon


Or chocolate and crisps?


chocolate barpotato crisps


You can use and to join all sorts of things together! Using and can be fun and it’s really easy once you know how.


Have a go! Think of your two favourite things and then say ‘I like… and ….!


young boy thinking


How did you do?

In this activity, we will be joining longer ideas together, not just words.


young boy jumping  and two girls play pat a cake 


Such as: The boy is jumping and the girls are playing. 




 brown rabbit


The fluffy rabbit is soft and brown.


When you can join your ideas using ‘and', we can start using our imaginations to make up exciting sentences and even stories!

So, if you’re ready to start,  let’s go!


cartoon boy backpack

What is EdPlace?

We're your National Curriculum aligned online education content provider helping each child succeed in English, maths and science from year 1 to GCSE. With an EdPlace account you’ll be able to track and measure progress, helping each child achieve their best. We build confidence and attainment by personalising each child’s learning at a level that suits them.

Get started

Try an activity or get started for free

  • National Tutoring Awards 2023 Shortlisted / Parents
    National Tutoring Awards 2023 Shortlisted
  • Private-Tutoring-WINNER-EducationInvestor-Awards / Parents
    Winner - Private Tutoring
  • Bett Awards Finalist / Parents
  • Winner - Best for Home Learning / Parents
    Winner - Best for Home Learning / Parents