'Escape from Pompeii' English planning KS2

A week of English lessons based on the story ‘Escape from Pompeii’ with high quality resources, word mats, active inspire flipcharts and PDFs.

Lesson 1 focuses on reading skills and comprehension questions; lesson 2, 3 and 4 involve children planning and writing a high quality setting description based of Pompeii including a focus on the senses, descriptive techniques and openers; lesson 5 involves children creating high level descriptive sentences to describe a character.

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  • B5-task-card.pub
  • English-POMPEII.flipchart
  • English-POMPEII.pdf
  • Lesson-1-VIPER-question-sheets.pub
  • Lesson-4-fronted-adverbial-words-mats.pub
  • Planning-sheet.pub
  • Pompeii-Wordmat.pub
  • Riddles.docx

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Created: Dec 8, 2019

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doc, 49 KB


flipchart, 27 MB


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