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Sequence Events

In this worksheet, students structure a sequence of events using the correct time connective.

'Sequence Events' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Comprehension

Curriculum subtopic:   Discuss Sequence in Texts

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Here are some words that we use to explain the order that things happen in:

before, after, when, then, next.

 

Example:

Can you put those words into the sentence so they make sense?

This is a photo of Sam__________he was three.

 

Answer:

This is a photo of Sam when he was three.

Choose two words from the list below that would make sense if they were put in this sentence:

__________we had finished dinner, we went to the park.

Before

After

Then

Next

When

Choose two words for this sentence to make sense.

__________  Katy watches television she does her homework.

Before

While

Then

Next

When

Choose one word for the sentence that would really make sense.

Zara put away the paints, ___________ washed her hands.

before

after

then

next

when

Choose three words for the sentence that would really make sense.

___________ we have a film to show you.

Before

Afterwards

Then

Next

When

Choose two words for the sentence that would really make sense.

Khalil is playing football__________ tea.

before

after

then

next

when

Choose three words for the sentence that would really make sense.

__________ Nan arrived, we went shopping.

Before

After

Then

Next

When

Choose one word for the sentence that would really make sense.

__________ going out to play we had to tidy our bedrooms.

Before

While

Then

Next

When

  • Question 1

Choose two words from the list below that would make sense if they were put in this sentence:

__________we had finished dinner, we went to the park.

CORRECT ANSWER
After
When
  • Question 2

Choose two words for this sentence to make sense.

__________  Katy watches television she does her homework.

CORRECT ANSWER
Before
While
  • Question 3

Choose one word for the sentence that would really make sense.

Zara put away the paints, ___________ washed her hands.

CORRECT ANSWER
then
  • Question 4

Choose three words for the sentence that would really make sense.

___________ we have a film to show you.

CORRECT ANSWER
Afterwards
Then
Next
  • Question 5

Choose two words for the sentence that would really make sense.

Khalil is playing football__________ tea.

CORRECT ANSWER
before
after
  • Question 6

Choose three words for the sentence that would really make sense.

__________ Nan arrived, we went shopping.

CORRECT ANSWER
Before
After
When
  • Question 7

Choose one word for the sentence that would really make sense.

__________ going out to play we had to tidy our bedrooms.

CORRECT ANSWER
Before
---- OR ----

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