Set of 10 KS1 Whole Class Reading Comprehensions using David Attenborough's Our Planet series!

A set of 10 whole class reading comprehension lessons using clips from David Attenborough’s latest show with Netflix - Our Planet! All clips are freely available to watch via YouTube (with links included).

Clips include cheetahs, narwhals, dolphins, humpback whales and lots of other incredible nature!

Designed to build vocabulary and test rerieval, inference, prediction, and sequencing.

Uses the iRead approach to ensure that all of the KS1 reading domains are covered in lessons;
i - Inference (1d)
R - Retrieval (1b)
E - Explain sequencing (1c)
A - Anticipate (1e)
D - Define (1a)

Perfect if you use Reading with RIC, VIPERS, Whole Class Reading or Reading Comprehensions as part of reading lessons.

There are 10 sets, totalling 108 questions - this also comes with all answers too!

Designed for use across KS1 (Year 1 -2) with varying levels of support and suitable for children who are perhaps working behind ARE in KS2.

Included a PDF and editable Word Doc.

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  • KS1-Comprehension-Set.pdf
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Created: Apr 23, 2019

Updated: Apr 25, 2019

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