UKS2 Literacy - Greta Thunberg Reading Comprehension Activity

This is a reading comprehension activity about young climate activist, Greta Thunberg. Ideal for students learning about important figures in climate change or global warming.Perfect for Year 5 or Year 6.

The activity requires NO PREP and has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers.

Answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.

Time allowance ( one hour)
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers

We specialize in play scripts, we have a William Shakespeare collection with Richard III, Macbeth and Hamlet. We also have a good selection of Christmas play scripts including Elf, The Santa Clause and A Christmas Carol.

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Created: Aug 25, 2019

Updated: Sep 21, 2019

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