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What is direct speech?

What is direct speech? Direct speech is writing down or reporting the actual words that were said by a speaker; “I’m looking forward to playing football on Saturday,” Max said. What is indirect speech? Indirect speech, sometimes known as reported... Continue Reading →

What are Fronted Adverbials? (Examples & Worksheets)

What are Fronted Adverbials? Fronted adverbials, put simply, are the words or phrases at the beginning of the sentence to describe the action that follows; As soon as she could, Tracey ran out to play. (time) Occasionally, Mum would allow... Continue Reading →

EdPlace English, maths and science assessments

Key stage 1, 2, 3, 4 English, maths and science assessments

What is the highest common factor?

What is the highest common factor? The highest common factor of two numbers is the largest whole number which is a factor of both. This can sometimes also be called the Greatest Common Factor (GCF). Factors are whole numbers we... Continue Reading →

What is Complex Sentence? (Examples and Worksheets)

What is a Complex Sentence? A complex sentence is a sentence that contains an independent clause and one or more dependent clauses. An independent clause can stand alone as a sentence, but a dependent clause even though it has a subject... Continue Reading →

BODMAS: What is it and How do you use it?

What is BODMAS? BODMAS (or sometimes BIDMAS) is a simple acronym that helps you remember the order in which to solve calculations. Sometimes calculations can get a little more complicated than 2+2! For example, what would you do if you were... Continue Reading →

Top 10 Educational Netflix Shows for Kids

EdPlace's Top 10 Educational Kids Shows on UK Netflix Ah, the 'Netflix babysitter' - Praise be! Technological distractions are sometimes a much-needed godsend. Ever tried to get 3 different dinners ready with 5 kids around your ankles/constantly asking you questions?... Continue Reading →

4 Simple (and Fun) Tricks to Learn the 7x Table

Learning the 7 x table is vital for mathematics. They may be a chore to learn and practice, but believe us, once learnt, they will stick you for life. Times Tables save you time, energy and give support to all... Continue Reading →

How Do Fireworks Work?

Ask anyone what they like best about bonfire night, and I bet it will be this; Fireworks! Aren’t they amazing? So much colour, so much noise, so much happening – an excellent display entirely involves you. But, how does it... Continue Reading →

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