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Recognise and Use Connectives

In this worksheet, students will develop their recognition and understanding of cohesive devices such as connectives of cause and effect.

'Recognise and Use Connectives' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 6 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Composition

Curriculum subtopic:   Grammar and Vocabulary Awareness

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Worksheet Overview

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Whenever you are writing, you use lots of words and phrases that help guide the reader through your work. Like signposts!


These can be as simple as a determiner like my, its, first, or more advanced such as connectives


A connective does pretty much what it sounds like - connects things! They are words and phrases that connect the different parts of a sentence. 


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In this activity, we will look at connectives that deal with cause and effect


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