Set of 12 KS2 Whole Class Reading Comprehensions using David Attenborough's Our Planet series!

A set of 12 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, birds of paradise, humpback whales and lots of other incredible nature!

Designed to build vocabulary and test rerieval, inference, prediction, explanation and summarising.

Uses the iReads approach to ensure that all of the KS2 reading domains are covered in lessons;
i - Inference (2d)
R - Retrieval (2b)
E - Explain (2f and 2g)
A - Anticipate (2e)
D - Define (2a)
S - Summarise (2c)

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

There are 12 sets, totalling 164 questions - this also comes with all answers too!

Designed for use across KS2 (Year 3-6) with varying levels of support. Would also make a super intervention for children in KS3.

Includes a PDF version and an editable Word doc.

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  • KS2-Comprehension-Set.pdf
  • Our-Planet-iReads-comprehensions.docx

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Created: Apr 19, 2019

Updated: Apr 25, 2019

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