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3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

A range of seasonal themed reading comprehensions suitable for year 2-4. All differentiated for a wide range of reading abilities. A fun way to introduce some fascinating facts and develop retrieval, inference and deduction skills. Many open questions to enable for class discussion in the plenary and some questions relating to grammar and word choice.
Pencilplayground
Year 4 Normans- 3 lessons

Year 4 Normans- 3 lessons

These smartboards focus on: Norman Castles Battle of Hastings- What was it? Battle of Hastings- writing a diary All resources are included
sparkle1978
Year 4 Romans - 7 lessons

Year 4 Romans - 7 lessons

These smartboards are a unit of work based on the Romans. Each lesson is a complete lesson on the smartboards. The focus for each lesson are : Who were the romans? What was an invasion? Comparing Romans to Celts Bouddica's Rebellion - writing in role What can we learn from historical artefacts? Roman Roads Hadrian's Wall
sparkle1978
Bonfire Night and Guy Fawkes Reading Comprehension

Bonfire Night and Guy Fawkes Reading Comprehension

Did you know Guy Fawkes was actually born a protestant? Did you know the Queen still has the cellars checked for gunpowder before she enters Westminster? 2 fact-filled reading comprehension sheets with a full description of the fascinating history leading up to the plot and modern day traditions. One comprehension on the story of the Gunpowder Plot and one about Bonfire Night celebrations. Both have two versions of the reading text with worksheet questions or 'write out in your book' questions and sentence starters.
Pencilplayground
KS2 slavery and balanced argument

KS2 slavery and balanced argument

This smartboard holds 3 lessons based on slavery and the triangulation trade. The aim of the sessions is to plan and write a balanced argument based on the differing opinions on the time linked to slavery.
sparkle1978
Great Fire of London - SEN cards

Great Fire of London - SEN cards

A pdf and editable word file of the Great fire of London.(feel free to change and add words images etc.) The students have to cut out and sequence in chronological order.
cowboyz123
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L2: Tudors, Stuarts, Gunpowder Plot

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L2: Tudors, Stuarts, Gunpowder Plot

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 2 - Tudors, Stuarts and the Gunpowder Plot (Case Study) This is the second of four lessons in this topic, including... - 'Do Now' Starter and guess the lesson - Analysis of the major changes to and importance of religion across the Tudor and into the Stuart period. - Examination of heresy and its significance in the period - In depth study of the Gunpowder Plot, 1605 and why the punishments given were so harsh. The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 1 - Main Changes 1500-1700

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 1 - Main Changes 1500-1700

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 1 - The main Changes to Crime and Punishment, 1500-1700 This is the first of four lessons in this topic, focusing on... - A broad overview of the whole period 1500-1700 - In depth examination of the main changes and continuities in the period 1500-1700 - Examination of how social changes affected crime and punishment The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson, including a 4 mark exam question at the end.
MrTHistory
Overview revision Sheets for Medicine through time

Overview revision Sheets for Medicine through time

A series of overview sheets which help students consolidate information about Medicine through time. (1250-1500, 1500-1700, 1700-1900). Allows students to select key information about each time frame and see the change/continuity in terms of treatment and prevention, theories and key individuals.
daniellewhitehead99
Chatterbox Collection

Chatterbox Collection

A set of 4 seasonally themed chatterboxes. A fun way to introduce or conclude a topic. Most include three different templates: a fun one, a facts one and one for children to design themselves. Children can learn some exciting new facts or organise their own to wow their family with what they have learnt. Enjoy!
Pencilplayground