Florence Nightingale's Diary - Year 2 SATs style comprehension -  History
This resource is a fictional comprehension activity for year 2. It is a fictional diary entry written in character as Florence Nightingale. It is based on the KS1 SATs reading paper and includes 3 differentiated levels.

There are a range of 'what' 'where' and 'how' questions, some multiple choice tick questions and some that require more detailed answers. The activity is also laid out in a similar way to the SATs booklets, with four pages of pictures and short written extracts to read and 2-3 questions per page. Answers are also included.

PDF file format.

These comprehensions are also available as part of the Year 2 five lesson literacy plan:

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  • Preview-Page-1---Higher-Ability.pdf
  • Preview-Page-2---Middle-Ability.pdf
  • Preview-Page-3---Lower-Ability.pdf
  • Florence-Nightingale's-Diary.zip

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Created: Mar 17, 2017

Updated: Oct 5, 2019


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