Fronted adverbialsQuick View

Fronted adverbials

Colourful, simple slides explaining fronted adverbials, giving examples and opportunities for children to practise. Includes a challenge which could be used in a plenary. Please let me know how it goes...I haven't specifically taught this before!

By sarahunderwood

KS2 Interim assessment checklist - Writing * Now with child friendly ITAF sheetQuick View

KS2 Interim assessment checklist - Writing * Now with child friendly ITAF sheet

Here is a checklist I have made to help assess children's writing against the new curriculum's expectations. Also a child friendly resource I use with our children during our writing sessions for them to make sure that they are including the features needed to meet the 'expected standard' in the new curriculum. Can also be used as a peer or self assessment tool or even by teachers to check that their children are writing at the expected standard. Please leave feedback. Hope it helps!

By Gezzalang

The Big Book of Phonics Poetry Phase 5- Phonics Screening check prepQuick View

The Big Book of Phonics Poetry Phase 5- Phonics Screening check prep

A fantastic way to get children recognising graphemes when reading and also ticking off some of those poetry objectives at the same time! The 42 page booklet contains a short poem for each Phase 5 grapheme, a corresponding activity page for each sound where the children have to list the words they find containing the focus grapheme then sort/read alien and real words also containing the grapheme, and a visuallise pagewhere children have to illustrate their understanding of the poem. Phase 3 booklet also coming soon. Ideal for revising sounds and get the children spotting them within words ready for the Phonics Screening check in Year 1.

By littlemisstechnical

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Story Planning Mountain

A template for children to plan stories on, with room for details on setting and characters. The worksheets are differentiated by the number of different sections in the story. Also, the LA worksheet asks children to draw their setting and characters, rather than write about them.

By torie1234

Jabberwocky Poetry PlanningQuick View

Jabberwocky Poetry Planning

Customers new to tes can download this resource for free using code MEGA-MAY at checkout! Very popular! Download this fun poetry two-week unit of lesson plans and resources, based on Jabberwocky and other poetry by Lewis Carroll. In these lessons pupils will: - read and listen to classic poems by Lewis Carroll - use comprehension skills to tackle nonsense poetry - engage imaginatively with classic narrative poems - create their own Jabberwock creatures - write their own versions of the poems - make props for a dramatic performance - prepare and give a performance to an audience The poems in the Jabberwocky Literacy Planning Pack include 'The Walrus and the Carpenter', 'A Strange Wild Song' and 'Jabberwocky'. You may also like: The Listeners Poetry Planning Pack Stone Age Boy Literacy Pack The Egyptian Cinderella Literacy Pack

By KS2History

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'Escape from Pompeii' Planning PackQuick View

'Escape from Pompeii' Planning Pack

Download our popular Escape from Pompeii Literacy Planning Pack for Year 3/Year 4. This is a ten-lesson unit of work based around the book 'Escape from Pompeii' by Christina Balit, based on the 2014 National Curriculum for Year 3 and Year 4. It works well alongside topics about the Romans, volcanoes or extreme Earth. The ten lessons in this unit aim to give children the opportunity to read and listen to the Escape from Pompeii story a number of times. In the first week, children will engage with the text through extensive discussion, drama and even creating a parachute volcanic eruption in order to increase their familiarity with the story. They will have the opportunity to articulate ideas about the text using an increasingly varied vocabulary. There is also a grammar focus on using powerful verbs and a chance to develop thesaurus skills. In the second week, pupils will plan their own story based on the structure of Escape from Pompeii and they will then have the opportunity to draft, edit and present their final narrative. The literacy objectives covered in this unit are: To use sensory descriptions To use a thesaurus to improve my writing To perform a poem as a group To use powerful verbs To prepare a short drama piece based on a text To write a descriptive recount To make a story plan To write my own narrative To edit my writing To make decisions about how to present my writing The PDF file contains ten full lesson plans and all pupil worksheets/resources. You may also like the following planning for Year 3/ Year 4: Roman Britain Planning Pack Romans Literacy Pack (Instructions Unit) Romans Planning Bundle of all three planning packs

By KS2History

Slow Writing Primary Pack by Mr A, Mr C and Mr D PresentQuick View

Slow Writing Primary Pack by Mr A, Mr C and Mr D Present

This all-in-one Slow Writing Pack contains differentiated writing frames, a weekly lesson plan which can be used time and time again, as well as teacher/child criteria tick sheets. Using the 2014 National Curriculum and a range of alternative sentence ideas, the pack is suitable for Years 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. Also provided, are resource ideas and games to help you take Slow Writing further, This is a brilliant way for children to edit, re-draft and improve their work, as well as applying grammar and punctuation skills with strict guidelines.

By mracdpresent

'The Raven' Poetry PlanningQuick View

'The Raven' Poetry Planning

Customers new to tes can download this resource for free using code MEGA-MAY at checkout! Very popular! Download this fun two-week English unit based on 'The Raven' and other poetry by Edgar Allan Poe. In this unit, pupils will read and listen to the dramatic poems 'The Bells' and 'The Raven' by Edgar Allan Poe, and they will consider how the poet uses a range of devices to darken the mood of the poems. Children will work towards creating their own poems with darkened moods and performing them aloud. The aims of the unit for pupils are: • To engage with classic lyric and narrative poems by Edgar Allan Poe • To identify different poetic devices and to explain their effects • To research the literary influences of classic poetry • To prepare and perform a poem to an audience • To identify devices that lighten or darken the mood of a poem The PDF file contains 10 full literacy lesson plans, copies of the poems and all accompanying pupil resources. The lessons are designed for Y5/Y6 but could be adapted to other age groups too. You may also like: Charge of the Light Brigade Planning Pack Victorian Poetry Planning Pack The Listeners Poetry Planning Pack

By KS2History

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Transition Day Activities

Customers new to tes can download this resource for free using code MEGA-MAY at checkout! Popular resource! This activity pack is for move-up or transition sessions for primary teachers meeting their new classes. The adaptable activities are suitable for Years 1-6 and the pack contains a lesson plan and activities for a fun moving-up session. The activity allows pupils to work together to make a class poem that spells out the name of their new class. The session is based around Edward Lear’s ‘Alphabet Poem’ and includes suggestions for how it can be easily adapted to ages and abilities. This resource is structured in the following way: 1. Fun warm up activities and ice-breaker games including name games and a classroom hunt activity. 2. An interactive circle time activity that helps the class to become familiar with Edward Lear’s ‘Alphabet Poem’. 3. A group activity in which pupils create their own verses for the alphabet poem, using the letters that spell out your class name or their new teacher's name. 4. A whole class performance of the poem, spelling out the name of their new class. Check out our other popular resource packs: Summer Performance Poetry Pack KS1 Summer Sports Poetry Pack KS2 Going to Sea Poetry Pack Stone Age Boy Pack

By KS2History