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3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

A range of seasonal themed reading comprehensions suitable for year 2-4. All differentiated for a wide range of reading abilities. A fun way to introduce some fascinating facts and develop retrieval, inference and deduction skills. Many open questions to enable for class discussion in the plenary and some questions relating to grammar and word choice.
Pencilplayground
Bonfire Night and Guy Fawkes Reading Comprehension

Bonfire Night and Guy Fawkes Reading Comprehension

Did you know Guy Fawkes was actually born a protestant? Did you know the Queen still has the cellars checked for gunpowder before she enters Westminster? 2 fact-filled reading comprehension sheets with a full description of the fascinating history leading up to the plot and modern day traditions. One comprehension on the story of the Gunpowder Plot and one about Bonfire Night celebrations. Both have two versions of the reading text with worksheet questions or 'write out in your book' questions and sentence starters.
Pencilplayground
Great Fire of London - SEN cards

Great Fire of London - SEN cards

A pdf and editable word file of the Great fire of London.(feel free to change and add words images etc.) The students have to cut out and sequence in chronological order.
cowboyz123
Chatterbox Collection

Chatterbox Collection

A set of 4 seasonally themed chatterboxes. A fun way to introduce or conclude a topic. Most include three different templates: a fun one, a facts one and one for children to design themselves. Children can learn some exciting new facts or organise their own to wow their family with what they have learnt. Enjoy!
Pencilplayground
Bonfire Night Chatterboxes

Bonfire Night Chatterboxes

A fun way to introduce or conclude learning about Bonfire Night. 3 different templates: Bonfire Night, the Gunpowder Plot and an empty one for children to add their own facts. Children can learn some exciting new facts or organise their own to WOW their family with what they have learnt. Enjoy!
Pencilplayground
Bonfire Night Pack

Bonfire Night Pack

Have you ever wondered how London would have changed if the Gunpowder plot had been successful? Did you know the queen still has the cellars of Westminster checked by a guard before she arrives? A range of fact-filled Bonfire Night themed resources for years 2 - 4. Great opportunities to create a class display. Resources include 3 chatterbox templates, two reading comprehensions, a lesson to create a wonderful fire poetry display and 2 themed word searches.
Pencilplayground
Improve your History Lessons Bundle

Improve your History Lessons Bundle

The resources on sale here are almost every editable general resource I have produced. You can get your class reading through a game, creating a dialogue with characters through text messages, selecting emojis to help with revision, creating timelines, pitching historical events or just watching The Simpsons and making sure they learn.
teacherstevenson
50 x Bonfire Night Colouring Sheets Keyword Starter Settler Cover Lesson Fireworks Guy Fawkes

50 x Bonfire Night Colouring Sheets Keyword Starter Settler Cover Lesson Fireworks Guy Fawkes

50 x Copyright-free colouring sheets on the theme of 'Bonfire Night'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as colouring sheets. Includes suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts through time / history... After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
YEAR 7 AND 8 KEY SKILLS PROGRESS TRACKERS

YEAR 7 AND 8 KEY SKILLS PROGRESS TRACKERS

These sheets have the five key History skills tested in year 7 and year 8. They have 9-1 grade definitions for each skill - these are based on historic / Pixl skills and are very useful for students and teachers alike. Students stick these in the front of their exercise books and monitor their progress in these skills over the course of the year.
whizzbangbang