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Room 13 - Chapter 1 Reading comprehension and activity.

Room 13 - Chapter 1 Reading comprehension and activity.

Included in this resource is a reading comprehension with different styles of questions including author intentions, vocabulary, inference, deduction and opinion. Alongside this is an activity to enhance the understanding of what has happened in the chapter. It focusses on imagery and gathering evidence from the text to create an illustration for the chapter.
miketaylorsthelens
Iron Age Lesson Bundle

Iron Age Lesson Bundle

FREE with code VALUEDCUSTOMER (return buyers) or OUTSTANDINGOCT (new Tes customers)! Iron Age Lesson Plans for Year 3/4 These plans belong to our popular Stone Age to Iron Age Resource Pack recommended by TES. - Includes full lesson plans and pupil resources/worksheets. Topics include Iron Age hill forts and Iron Age art. 1 . Introduction: What does Prehistory Mean? This lesson puts the Iron Age in context by introducing the period of British history from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Pupils will make a timeline to set this period into the wider context of British History and they will discover how we break up this period into distinct Ages. 2. No Place Like Home: What was life like at an Iron Age hill fort? Pupil will discover what life was like in an Iron Age hillfort in Britain. This lesson encourages pupils to engage imaginatively with this historical setting and reflect on how life in this period might have been different to life today, making a storyboard to record their ideas. As an extension activity pupils are challenged to find out about archaeological sites like Maiden Castle. 3. Picturing the Iron Age:What was Iron Age art like? Pupils will consider what kind of artefacts tell us about life in the Iron Age. They will investigate the designs found in Celtic art and use these ideas to make their own Celtic design.
KS2History
Bronze Age Lesson Bundle

Bronze Age Lesson Bundle

FREE with code VALUEDCUSTOMER (return buyers) or OUTSTANDINGOCT (new Tes customers)! Bronze Age Lesson Plans for Year 3/Year 4. The plans are taken from our popular Stone Age to Iron Age Resource Pack recommended by TES. Includes full lesson plans and pupil resources/worksheets. 1. Introduction: What does Prehistory Mean? This lesson puts the Bronze Age in context by introducing the period of British history from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Pupils will make a timeline to set this period into the wider context of British History and they will discover how we break up this period into distinct Ages. 2. Better than Stone: What was so good about bronze? This lesson looks at the implications of the discovery of bronze and the process of how it was made. Pupils will find out why bronze was so important and they will make a flowchart to record the process of how it was made. 3. Burying the Past: What do grave goods tell us about the Bronze Age? In this lesson pupils will study how artefacts found in bronze age burial sites can give us information about what life was like in this period. This lesson also introduces the idea that not all artefacts survive over time and invites pupils to research some important British archaeological sites. You may also like our other Stone Age planning resources: Stone Age Boy Literacy Planning How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth Literacy Planning Stone Age to Iron Age planning bundle of all 3 packs
KS2History
Halloween - The history of trick-or-treating - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary

Halloween - The history of trick-or-treating - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary

This four page Halloween inspired reading comprehension worksheet is complete with reading comprehension and vocabulary practice exercises. Students discover the origins of trick-or-treating, this fun and popular tradition, while consolidating the new knowledge and vocabulary through diligently designed fun and challenging activities. Hocus pocus bonus for the students are the amazing fun facts about trick-or-treating and Halloween.
kntonia
Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension bundle is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The texts describe the origins and traditions behind Guy Fawkes and Thanksgiving Day. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, gap filling exercises, word searches, True or False exercises and more. These worksheets can be used for vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework on or near Thanksgiving Day.
MariaPht
Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the most common traditions around Thanksgiving day and gives some information about the origins of this American holiday. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, a gap filling, a word search and a True or False exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally the worksheet can be completed on or near Thanksgiving Day,
MariaPht
The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text describes the life and work of the great children's writer, Roald Dahl. The text gives a brief biography and pays tribute to the writers key books and novels. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions and True or False exercises. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
The Sign of Four Pointless Game!

The Sign of Four Pointless Game!

Based on the popular game show 'Pointless', this resource is perfect for use as a whole lesson resource, enrichment option, or revision tool. Editable, so that you can change to any other topic or change questions. (I've also added a blank template so that you can make your own games from scratch). Containing almost 30 slides of sound clips, interesting tasks, and suitably challenging questions, this resource is effective at both promoting engagement and enhancing learning. There are several full rounds of questions to build or revisit knowledge of characters, plot, and themes in Arthur Conan Doyle's 'The Sign of Four.' Round 1. The characters in The Sign of Four Round 2. Quotations from the text Round 3. Settings and Objects Round 4. Themes in The Sign of Four The nature of this game ensures that the resource can challenge students of all levels. A blank template has also been added, so that you can create your own games!
TandLGuru
Writing to Describe: Famine

Writing to Describe: Famine

A lesson that not only teaches students how to write using a variation of language techniques, but also to raise awareness of world issues. This lesson is accompanied by a series of lessons (reading and writing skills) for the IGCSE non-fiction text, 'Passage to Africa' which you will find on my TES shop. This lesson includes: - Quiz testing students understanding of techniques - Stimulus for creative writing with step-by-step success criteria - Example answer
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Reading Comprehension - Halloween

Reading Comprehension - Halloween

This reading comprehension includes a short passage with some interesting facts about Halloween. Children read the text and then answer the questions that follow. This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.uk
PrimaryLeap
James And The Giant Peach - by Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text

James And The Giant Peach - by Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text is a summary/ short story based on Roald Dahl's famous children's story "James and the Giane Peach". After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, matching and True or False exercises and a fun word-search. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.This worksheet can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht